1983 World Fencing Championships

The 1983 World Fencing Championships were held in Vienna, Austria. The event took place from July 20 to July 30, 1983.[1]

1983 World Championships in Fencing
Host cityAustria Vienna, Austria

Medal tableEdit

1  West Germany (FRG)2305
2  Italy (ITA)2237
3  Soviet Union (URS)2002
4  Bulgaria (BUL)1012
5  France (FRA)1001
6  Hungary (HUN)0112
7  East Germany (GDR)0101
   Switzerland (SUI)0101
9  China (CHN)0011
  Cuba (CUB)0011
  Poland (POL)0011
Totals (11 nations)88824

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Alexandr Romankov   Matthias Gey   Marian Sypniewski
Team Foil   West Germany   East Germany   Cuba
Individual Sabre   Vasil Etropolski   Gianfranco Dalla Barba   Khristo Etropolski
Team Sabre   Soviet Union   Hungary   Italy
Individual Épée   Elmar Borrmann   Daniel Giger   Angelo Mazzoni
Team Épée   France   West Germany   Italy

Women's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Dorina Vaccaroni   Carola Cicconetti   Jujie Luan
Team Foil   Italy   West Germany   Hungary


  1. ^ The Guinness Encyclopaedia of Sports Records & Results (1987). Fencing World Championships, pages 165-167. Guinness Superlatives Ltd. ISBN 0-85112-492-5.