Ödön Tersztyánszky

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Ödön Tersztyánszky
Medal record
Representing  Hungary
Men's Fencing
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1928 Amsterdam Sabre Individual
Gold medal – first place 1928 Amsterdam Sabre Team
Silver medal – second place 1924 Paris Sabre Team
Bronze medal – third place 1924 Paris Foil Team

Ödön Tersztyánszky (March 6, 1890 – June 21, 1929) was a Hungarian fencer and olympic champion in sabre competition.[1]

He received a gold medal in sabre individual and in sabre team at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam.[2]

Tersztyánszky was killed in a car accident outside Budapest.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ödön Tersztyánszky Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-03-26. 
  2. ^ "1928 Summer Olympics – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Fencing" Archived 2010-09-20 at the Wayback Machine. databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on July 1, 2008)
  3. ^ Wallechinsky, David (2004). The Complete Book of the Summer Olympics, Toronto: Sport Classic Books. ISBN 1-894963-34-2