|Men's canoe sprint|
|Gold||1968 Mexico City||K-1 1000 m|
|Silver||1964 Tokyo||K-1 1000 m|
|Gold||1966 East Berlin||K-1 10000 m|
|Gold||1971 Belgrade||K-1 4 x 500 m|
|Silver||1966 East Berlin||K-1 4 x 500 m|
|Bronze||1963 Jajce||K-1 10000 m|
|Bronze||1970 Copenhagen||K-1 4 x 500 m|
|Bronze||1971 Belgrade||K-1 500 m|
Mihály Hesz (born December 15, 1943) is a Hungarian sprint canoer who competed from the early 1960s to the early 1970s. Competing in two Summer Olympics, he won two medals in the K-1 1000 m event with a gold in 1968 and a silver in 1964.
Hesz also won six medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with two golds (K-1 10000 m: 1966, K-1 4 x 500 m: 1971), a silver (K-1 4 x 500 m: 1966), and three bronzes (K-1 500 m: 1971, K-1 10000 m: 1963, K-1 4 x 500 m: 1970).
- ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships - Part 1: flatwater (now sprint): 1936-2007.
- ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships - Part 2: rest of flatwater (now sprint) and remaining canoeing disciplines: 1936-2007.
- Sports-reference.com profile
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