Budapesti VSC (fencing)

Budapesti VSC created a fencing section in 1949, which had one of the most successful teams in Hungary.

Budapesti VSC
Founded1949
Based inBudapest, Hungary
ArenaSzőnyi úti Vívócsarnok
Colors  blue and   yellow
ChairmanKristóf Szatmáry
ManagerDominika Honti-Kiss
Iván Kovács
Websitebvsc.hu

AchievementsEdit

Competition   Gold   Silver   Bronze Total
Summer Olympic Games 8 11 6 25
World Championships 36
European Championships 10
Universiade and World Universiade Summer Games
World Cup
European Cup

Fencing HallEdit

International successEdit

Olympic medalistsEdit

The team's olympic medalists are shown below.[1]

Games Medal Category Name
  1952 Helsinki   Silver - Foil, women's individual Ilona Elek
  1956 Melbourne   Gold - Sabre, men's team Attila Keresztes; A. Gerevich, R. Kárpáti, J. Hámori, P. Kovács, D. Magay
  1960 Rome   Gold - Sabre, men's team Tamás Mendelényi; R. Kárpáti, P. Kovács, Z. Horváth, G. Delneky, A. Gerevich
  Silver - Foil, women's team Györgyi Marvalics, Magdolna Nyári; I. Rejtő, K. Juhász, L. Dömölky
  1964 Tokyo   Gold - Foil, women's team Judit Ágoston; P. Marosi, K. Juhász, L. Dömölky, I. Rejtő
  1968 Mexico City   Gold - Épée, men's team Csaba Fenyvesi; Z. Nemere, P. Schmitt, Gy. Kulcsár, P. B.Nagy
  Silver - Foil, men's individual Jenő Kamuti
  Silver - Foil, women's team Ildikó Bóbis; L. Dömölky, I. Rejtő, M. Gulácsy, P. Marosi
  1972 Munich   Gold - Épée, men's individual Csaba Fenyvesi
  Gold - Épée, men's team Sándor Erdős, Csaba Fenyvesi; Gy. Kulcsár, P. Schmitt, I. Osztrics
  Silver - Foil, men's individual Jenő Kamuti
  Silver - Foil, women's individual Ildikó Bóbis
  Silver - Foil, women's team Ildikó Bóbis; I. Rejtő, I. Tordasi, M. Szolnoki, I. Rónay
  Bronze - Sabre, men's team Pál Gerevich; T. Kovács, P. Marót, T. Pézsa, P. Bakonyi
  1976 Montreal   Bronze - Foil, women's team Ildikó Bóbis, Magda Maros; I. Tordasi, I. Rejtő, E. Kovács
  1980 Moscow   Silver - Foil, women's individual Magda Maros
  Bronze - Foil, women's team Magda Maros; E. Kovács, I. Tordasi, Zs. Szőcs, G. Stefanek
  Bronze - Sabre, men's team Pál Gerevich; I. Gedővári, R. Nébald, Gy. Nébald, F. Hammang
  1988 Seoul   Bronze - Foil, men's team Zsolt Érsek; I. Szelei, I. Busa, R. Gátai, P. Szekeres
  1992 Barcelona   Silver - Épée, men's team Ferenc Hegedűs; I. Kovács, K. Kulcsár, E. Kolczonay, G. Totola
  2004 Athens   Silver - Épée, men's team Iván Kovács; G. Boczkó, K. Kulcsár, G. Imre

World ChampionshipsEdit

Year Category Name
1951 - Foil, women's individual Ilona Elek
1952 - Foil, women's team Ilona Elek, Margit Elek, Magdolna Nyári-Kovács
1953 - Épée, men's individual József Sákovics
- Foil, women's team Katalin Kiss
1954 - Sabre, men's team Dániel Magay
- Foil, women's team Katalin Kiss, Magdolna Nyári-Kovács
1955 - Sabre, men's team Attila Keresztes
- Foil, women's team Katalin Kiss, Magdolna Nyári-Kovács
1957 - Foil, men's team Jenő Kamuti, Ferenc Czvikovszky
- Sabre, men's team Tamás Mendelényi
1958 - Sabre, men's team Tamás Mendelényi
1959 - Foil, women's team Magdolna Nyári-Kovács, Györgyi Marvalics-Székely
1962 - Foil, women's team Magdolna Nyári-Kovács
1967 - Foil, women's team Ildikó Farkasinszky-Bóbis
1970 - Épée, men's team Csaba Fenyvesi, Sándor Erdős
1971 - Épée, men's team Csaba Fenyvesi
1973 - Sabre, men's team Pál Gerevich
- Foil, women's team Ildikó Farkasinszky-Bóbis, Magda Maros
1974 - Foil, women's individual Ildikó Farkasinszky-Bóbis
1977 - Sabre, men's individual Pál Gerevich
1978 - Épée, men's team Csaba Fenyvesi, Jenő Pap
- Sabre, men's team Pál Gerevich
1982 - Épée, men's individual Jenő Pap
1998 - Épée, men's team Attila Fekete
2001 - Épée, men's team Iván Kovács, Attila Fekete
2002 - Épée, women's team Hajnalka Tóth

European ChampionshipsEdit

Year Category Name
1991 - Foil, men's individual Zsolt Érsek
- Foil, men's team Zsolt Érsek
1998 - Épée, men's team Attila Fekete
2001 - Épée, women's team Hajnalka Tóth
2002 - Épée, women's team Hajnalka Tóth
2006 - Épée, men's individual Iván Kovács
- Épée, men's team Iván Kovács, Attila Fekete
2007 - Épée, men's team Iván Kovács
2010 - Épée, men's team Tamás Pádár

Notable former fencersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Olimpikonjaink (kereső)". Magyar Olimpiai Bizottsag (in Hungarian). Retrieved 14 September 2016.

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