Újpesti TE

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Újpesti TE
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Full nameÚjpesti Torna Egylet
NicknamesLilák (Purples)
Founded16 June 1885
Based inCoa Hungary Town Budapest big.svg Budapest, Hungary Hungary
Colours          Purple, White
ChairmanIstván Őze
WebsiteÚjpesti TE

Újpesti Torna Egylet (Újpesti TE or UTE) is a Hungarian sports society, based in Újpest, Budapest. The club, which was founded in 1885, includes sports sections that represent the club at ice hockey, water polo, women's volleyball, athletics, wrestling, judo, mud wrestling, flatwater canoeing/kayaking, karate, youth football, boxing, modern pentathlon, shooting, gymnastics, triathlon, swimming, fencing and there is even a leisure section and also a section for the club's fans called 'circle of friends' (baráti kör).

The football team Újpest FC is also a part of the Újpesti TE family.

European Competitions[edit]

Sport Teams Status Year
Football Mitropa Cup Winner 1929
Football Coupe des Nations (Predecessor of Champions League) Winner 1930
Football Mitropa Cup Winner 1939
Football Mitropa Cup Finalist 1967
Football Inter-Cities Fairs Cup Finalist 1968–69
Water Polo LEN Cup Winner 1992–93
Water Polo European Cup Winner 1993–94
Water Polo LEN Super Cup Winner 1994
Water Polo European Cup Finalist 1994–95
Water Polo European Cup Finalist 1995–96
Water Polo LEN Cup Winner 1996–97
Water Polo LEN Cup Winner 1998–99

Departments[edit]

Sport Teams
Football pictogram.svg Football Újpest FC - since 1885
Curling pictogram.svg Curling Újpesti TE (curling) -
Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Újpesti TE (athletics) - since 1901
Water polo pictogram.svg Water polo Újpesti TE (men's water polo) - since 1911
Fencing pictogram.svg Fencing Újpesti TE (fencing) - since 1922
Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Újpesti TE (boxing) - since 1926
Canoeing (flatwater) pictogram.svg Canoe/kayak Újpesti TE (canoeing) - since 1949
Ice hockey pictogram.svg Ice hockey Újpesti TE (ice hockey) - since 1955
Judo pictogram.svg Judo Újpesti TE (judo) -
Karate pictogram.svg Karate Újpesti TE (karate) - 2004
Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Újpesti TE (wrestling) -

Famous sportsmen[edit]

Olympic Champions[edit]

Olympic Silver Medalists[edit]

Olympic Bronze Medalists[edit]

Kiss István waterpolo

External links[edit]