Szabo in 2014
30 December 1964 |
|Height||181 cm (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||70 kg (154 lb)|
|Club||CSA Steaua Bucureşti|
|Coached by||Mihai Ticusan
He is an ethnic Hungarian and he married Olympic foil medallist Reka Zsofia Lazăr. They moved to Germany in 1993 and became fencing coaches at TSV Bayer Dormagen. Since 2008 Vilmoș Szabo coaches the German national sabre team. Under his direction, Nicolas Limbach earned a gold medal in the 2009 World Championships and Germany won the first World team gold medal in their history in the 2014 World Championships.
Szabo and his wife have two sons, Matyas and Marc. Matyas is a sabre fencer and member of the German national team.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Vilmoș Szabo.|
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- Vilmoș Szabo. Romanian Olympic Committee
- "Olympics Statistics: Vilmoș Szabo". databaseolympics.com. Archived from the original on 19 October 2012. Retrieved 13 May 2011.
- Mircea Dominte (6 September 2013). "Origini ungurești pentru medalii olimpice românești" (in Romanian). fanatik.ro.