Marius Căta-Chițiga

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Marius Căta-Chiţiga
Marius Căta-Chițiga and Dan Gîrleanu.jpg
Căta-Chițiga (left)
Personal information
Nationality Romanian
Born (1960-02-13) 13 February 1960 (age 57)
Timişoara, Romania
Height 196 cm (6 ft 5 in)
Weight 85 kg (187 lb)
Sport Volleyball
Club Poli Timişoara (1975–77)
Dinamo București (1977–1992)
Panellinios Atena (1992–94)
Rapid Bucuresti (1994–96)[1]

Marius Căta-Chiţiga (born 13 February 1960) is a retired Romanian volleyball player who won a bronze medal at the 1980 Summer Olympics.[2]

Căta-Chițiga started playing volleyball in 1972 at the Sports School in Timişoara and in 1974 won a national junior title. In 1975 he moved to Poli Timişoara and in 1977 to Dinamo București. With Dinamo he won the 1979 CEV Cup and ten national titles. Between 1992 and 1994 he played in Greece for Panellinios Atena, and after returning to Romania competed for Rapid Bucuresti. He retired after the 1996 season to become a volleyball coach and official.[1]