Győző Veres

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The native form of this personal name is Veres Győző. This article uses Western name order when mentioning individuals.
Győző Veres
Medal record
Representing  Hungary
Men's weightlifting
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1960 Rome Middleweight
Bronze medal – third place 1964 Tokyo Light heavyweight

Győző Veres (1936 – 2011) was a Hungarian weightlifter. He was born in Berekböszörmény in Hajdú-Bihar County. He was Olympic bronze medalist in weightlifting in 1960 and 1964.[1] He was named Hungarian Sportsman of The Year in 1963.


  1. ^ "Győző Veres". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 24 March 2012. 
Preceded by
Imre Polyák
Hungarian Sportsman of The Year
Succeeded by
Ferenc Török