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Géza Imre (pronounced [ˈɡeːzɒ ˈimrɛ]; born 23 December 1974) is a Hungarian fencer, who has won three Olympic medals in the Épée competitions, a silver medal in 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, a bronze medal in 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and a silver medal in 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.[1][2] He was the 2015 world champion in men's épée in Moscow.

Géza Imre
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Imre at the 2016 Paris World Cup
Personal information
Born (1974-12-23) 23 December 1974 (age 44)
Budapest, Hungary
Weapon(s)épée
Handleft-handed
Height1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight73 kg (161 lb)
ClubBp. Honvéd (1996- )
Budapest SE (1993-1996)
Újpesti TE ( -1993)
FIE rankingcurrent ranking

He is the husband of Beatrix Kökény, a Hungarian handballer.[1]

AwardsEdit

  • Hungarian Fencer of the Year (2): 1996, 2015
  • Member of the Hungarian team of year: 1998
  • National Defence awards, II.class (1998)
  • Budapest Pro Urbe award (2016)
Orders and special awards

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Géza Imre". sport-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-02-02.
  2. ^ "Database Olympics: Géza Imre". databaseolympics. Retrieved 2012-02-13.[permanent dead link]

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