Csaba Giczy

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Csaba Giczy
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1968 Mexico City K-2 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1968 Mexico City K-4 1000 m
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1971 Belgrade K-1 4 x 500 m
Gold medal – first place 1973 Tampere K-4 1000 m
Gold medal – first place 1973 Tampere K-4 10000 m
Silver medal – second place 1971 Belgrade K-4 10000 m
Silver medal – second place 1974 Mexico City K-4 10000 m
Silver medal – second place 1977 Sofia K-4 10000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1970 Copenhagen K-4 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1974 Mexico City K-4 1000 m

Csaba Giczy (born 5 August 1945) is a Hungarian sprint canoer who competed from the late 1960s to the late 1970s. Competing in two Summer Olympics, he won two medals at Mexico City in 1968 with a silver in the K-2 1000 m and a bronze in the K-4 1000 m events.

Giczy also won eight medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with three golds (K-1 4 x 500 m: 1971, K-4 1000 m: 1973, K-4 10000 m: 1973), three silvers (K-4 10000 m: 1971, 1974, 1977), and two bronzes (K-4 1000 m: 1970, 1974).

References[edit]

  • ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 1: flatwater (now sprint): 1936–2007 at WebCite (archived 2009-01-21). Additional archives: Wayback Machine.
  • ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 2: rest of flatwater (now sprint) and remaining canoeing disciplines: 1936–2007 at WebCite (archived 2009-11-09)
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Csaba Giczy". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.