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Magyar Testgyakorlók Köre is a multi-sports club from Budapest, founded in 1888. It has sections for football, handball, basketball, volleyball, futsal, ice hockey, water polo, cycling, gymnastics, athletics, fencing, canoeing, boxing, wrestling, swimming, rowing, karate, taekwondo, sailing, speed skating, skiing, table tennis, tennis and chess.

MTK Budapest
MTK (multi-sports club logo 2014).png
Full nameMagyar Testgyakorlók Köre
Founded16 November 1888; 130 years ago (1888-11-16)
Budapest
Based inCoa Hungary Town Budapest big.svg Budapest, Hungary Hungary
Colours          Blue and White
PresidentTamás Deutsch
Websitehttp://www.mtk.hu/

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DepartmentsEdit

Sport Teams
Football
1888 (Men), 2002 (Women)
MTK Budapest FC
MTK Hungária FC (women)
Handball (1946–1975, 2013) MTK Budapest (women's handball)
Basketball (1945–1997, 2011) MTK Budapest (men's basketball)
MTK Budapest (women's basketball)
Water Polo (1911–1973, 2011) MTK Budapest (men's water polo)
Ice hockey (1946–1967, 2007) MTK Budapest (ice hockey)
Volleyball (1947) MTK Budapest (women's volleyball)
Futsal MTK Budapest (futsal)
Button football (2007) MTK Budapest (button football)
Chess (2014) MTK Budapest (chess)
Athletics (1888) MTK Budapest (athletics)
Swimming (1892–1958, 1962) MTK Budapest (swimming)
Fencing (1908) MTK Budapest (fencing)
Canoe and kayak (1951) MTK Budapest (canoeing)
Boxing (1893–1914, 1922– , 1951) MTK Budapest (boxing)
Wrestling (1888) MTK Budapest (wrestling)
Tennis ( –1940, 1947) MTK Budapest (tennis)
Gymnastics MTK Budapest (gymnastics)
Rhythmic gymnastics (2011) MTK Budapest (rhythmic gymnastics)
Table tennis ( –1940, 1947–1954, 2002) MTK Budapest (table tennis)
Rowing (1895–1942, 1947) MTK Budapest (rowing)
Sailing (1975) MTK Budapest (sailing)
Taekwondo (1989) MTK Budapest (taekwondo)
Karate (2010) MTK Budapest (karate)
Alpine skiing (1951–1961, 2013) MTK Budapest (skiing)
Ice skating
(Speed skating, Short track speed skating)
MTK Budapest (skating)

Defunct departmentsEdit

SupportersEdit

RivalryEdit

The fixture between MTK Budapest FC and Ferencvárosi TC is called the Örökrangadó or Eternal derby. The first fixture was played in the 1903 Nemzeti Bajnokság I season. It is the oldest football rivalry in Hungary.

HonoursEdit

MTK Budapest PresidentsEdit

 
Years Name
1889-91 Lajos Vermes
1892-98 Gyula Porzsolt
1899-03 dr. Antal Heteés
1905-44 Alfréd Brüll
1945-49 Zoltán Vass
1951-53 János Somogyi
 
Years Name
1953-54 Lajos Kovács
1954-56 István Tóth
1959-63 István Dénes
1963-69 Ferenc Bánhalmi
1969-71 dr. György Krekács
1971-00 János Fekete
 
Years Name
2001-02 dr. István Harcsár
2002-03 Csaba Szecső
2004-10 György Hunwald
2010- dr. Tamás Deutsch

Notable athletesEdit

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