Fencing at the 1964 Summer Olympics

At the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, eight events in fencing were contested. Men competed in both individual and team events for each of the three weapon types (épée, foil and sabre), but women competed only in foil events.[1]

Fencing at the 1964 Olympics on a stamp of Japan

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual épée
details
Grigory Kriss
  Soviet Union
Henry Hoskyns
  Great Britain
Guram Kostava
  Soviet Union
Team épée
details
  Hungary (HUN)
Árpád Bárány
Tamás Gábor
István Kausz
Győző Kulcsár
Zoltán Nemere
  Italy (ITA)
Giovan Battista Breda
Giuseppe Delfino
Gianfranco Paolucci
Alberto Pellegrino
Gianluigi Saccaro
  France (FRA)
Claude Bourquard
Claude Brodin
Jacques Brodin
Yves Dreyfus
Jack Guittet
Individual foil
details
Egon Franke
  Poland
Jean Claude Magnan
  France
Daniel Revenu
  France
Team foil
details
  Soviet Union (URS)
Viktor Zhdanovich
Yuri Sharov
Yuri Sisikin
German Sveshnikov
Mark Midler
  Poland (POL)
Witold Woyda
Zbigniew Skrudlik
Ryszard Parulski
Egon Franke
Janusz Rozycki
  France (FRA)
Jacky Courtillat
Jean-Claude Magnan
Christian Noël
Daniel Revenu
Pierre Rodocanachi
Individual sabre
details
Tibor Pézsa
  Hungary
Claude Arabo
  France
Umar Mavlikhanov
  Soviet Union
Team sabre
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  Soviet Union (URS)
Boris Melnikov
Nugzar Asatiani
Mark Rakita
Yakov Rylsky
Umar Mavlikhanov
  Italy (ITA)
Giampaolo Calanchini
Wladimiro Calarese
Pier-Luigi Chicca
Mario Ravagnan
Cesare Salvadori
  Poland (POL)
Emil Ochyra
Jerzy Pawłowski
Ryszard Zub
Andrzej Piatkowski
Wojciech Zabłocki

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual foil
details
Ildikó Újlaky-Rejtő
  Hungary
Helga Mees
  United Team of Germany
Antonella Ragno
  Italy
Team foil
details
  Hungary (HUN)
Paula Marosi
Katalin Juhász
Judit Ágoston
Lídia Dömölky
Ildikó Újlaky-Rejtő
  Soviet Union (URS)
Lyudmila Shishova
Valentina Prudskova
Valentina Rastvorova
Tatyana Samusenko
Galina Gorokhova
  United Team of Germany (EUA)
Heidi Schmid
Helga Mees
Rosemarie Scherberger
Gudrun Theuerkauff

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Hungary (HUN)4004
2  Soviet Union (URS)3126
3  Poland (POL)1113
4  France (FRA)0235
5  Italy (ITA)0213
6  United Team of Germany (EUA)0112
7  Great Britain (GBR)0101
Totals (7 nations)88824


Participating nationsEdit

A total of 259 fencers (203 men and 56 women) from 30 nations competed at the Tokyo Games:[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Fencing: 1964 Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2010-12-08.

SourcesEdit

  • Tokyo Organizing Committee (1964). The Games of the XVIII Olympiad: Tokyo 1964, vol. 2.