Attila Zsivoczky

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Attila Zsivoczky (born 29 April 1977 in Budapest) is a Hungarian track and field athlete, competing in decathlon. He has previously specialized in high jump, where he took a fourth place at the 1994 World Junior Championships in Athletics

His father Gyula Zsivótzky was an Olympic champion in hammer throw.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Hungary
1994 World Junior Championships Lisbon, Portugal 4th High Jump 2.20 m
1996 World Junior Championships Sydney, Australia 1st Decathlon 7582 pts
1997 European U23 Championships Turku, Finland 4th Decathlon 7804 pts
1998 European Championships Budapest, Hungary 16th Decathlon 7876 pts
1999 European U23 Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 1st Decathlon 8379 pts
World Championships Seville, Spain 10th Decathlon 8019 pts
2000 European Indoor Championships Ghent, Belgium 4th Heptathlon 6033 pts
Hypo-Meeting Götzis, Austria 5th Decathlon 8554 pts
Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 8th Decathlon 8277 pts
2001 Hypo-Meeting Götzis, Austria 5th Decathlon 8173 pts
World Championships Edmonton, Canada 4th Decathlon 8371 pts
2002 European Indoor Championships Vienna, Austria 5th Heptathlon 5957 pts
Hypo-Meeting Götzis, Austria 4th Decathlon 8175 pts
2004 Hypo-Meeting Götzis, Austria 9th Decathlon 8126 pts
Olympic Games Athens, Greece 6th Decathlon 8287 pts
2005 European Indoor Championships Madrid, Spain 5th Heptathlon 6024 pts
Hypo-Meeting Götzis, Austria 2nd Decathlon 8480 pts
World Championships Helsinki, Finland 3rd Decathlon 8385 pts
Décastar Talence, France 7th Decathlon 8000 pts
2006 Hypo-Meeting Götzis, Austria 5th Decathlon 8204 pts
European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 2nd Decathlon 8356 pts
2007 World Championships Osaka, Japan 12th Decathlon 8017 pts
2008 Olympic Games Beijing, PR China Decathlon DNF
2014 European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 17th Decathlon 7646 pts


  • Hungarian athlete of the Year (3): 2001, 2005, 2006


  • Attila Zsivoczky at World Athletics
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Attila Zsivoczky". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2020-04-18.