Géza Imre

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Géza Imre
Geza Imre Challenge SNCF Reseau 2016 teams t125118.jpg
Imre at the 2016 Paris World Cup
Personal information
Born (1974-12-23) 23 December 1974 (age 42)
Budapest, Hungary
Weapon(s) épée
Hand left-handed
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 73 kg (161 lb)
Club 600px Rosso e Nero2.png Bp. Honvéd (1996- )
600px Rosso con striscia verticale spessa Bianca.png Budapest SE (1993-1996)
600px Bianco e Viola (Bordato).png Újpesti TE ( -1993)
FIE Ranking current ranking

Géza Imre (pronounced [ˈɡeːzɒ ˈimrɛ]; born 23 December 1974) is a Hungarian fencer, who has won three Olympic medals in the Épée competitions, a silver medal in 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, a bronze medal in 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and a silver medal in 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.[1][2] He is the current world champion in men's épée.

He is the husband of Beatrix Kökény, a Hungarian handballer.[1]

Awards[edit]

  • Hungarian fencer of the Year (2): 1996, 2015
  • Member of the Hungarian team of year: 1998
  • National Defence awards, II.class (1998)
  • Budapest Pro Urbe award (2016)
Orders and special awards

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Géza Imre". sport-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-02-02. 
  2. ^ "Database Olympics: Géza Imre". databaseolympics. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 

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