József Deme

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The native form of this personal name is Deme József. This article uses Western name order when mentioning individuals.
József Deme
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1972 Munich K-2 1000 m
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1973 Tampere K-2 1000 m
Gold medal – first place 1973 Tampere K-4 1000 m
Silver medal – second place 1973 Tampere K-2 500 m
Silver medal – second place 1974 Mexico City K-2 500 m
Bronze medal – third place 1974 Mexico City K-4 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1975 Belgrade K-2 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1975 Belgrade K-4 1000 m

József Deme (born December 11, 1951) is a Hungarian sprint canoeist who competed from the early 1970s to the early 1980s. Competing in three Summer Olympics, he won a silver medal in the K-2 1000 m event at Munich in 1972.

Deme also won seven medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with two golds (K-2 1000 m and K-4 1000 m: both 1973), two silvers (K-2 500 m: 1973, 1974), and three bronzes (K-2 1000 m: 1975, K-4 1000 m: 1974, 1975).

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