Bela BAY

Hungary HUN

Fencing

  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Berlin 1936
  • Year of Birth
    1897
Olympic Results

Biography

Bela BAY

Béla Bay was known for his skill with all three weapons, and took part at the 1936 and 1948 Olympics. From 1951-61 and 1968-76 he was Hungarian national coach. He launched the fencing masters training course in 1961. Bay was awarded the Hungarian Olympic Order in 1992, and in 1999 was given the Hungarian Heritage Prize. Hungarian fencing also now awards a Bay Béla Prize for successful fencing athletes and coaches.

Olympic Results

More results
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

London 1948

#=5
Foil, Team
Foil, Team Fencing
#=5
Épée, Team
Épée, Team Fencing
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Berlin 1936

#5 p2 r4/5
Foil, Individual
Foil, Individual Fencing
#9
Épée, Individual
Épée, Individual Fencing
#=7
Foil, Team
Foil, Team Fencing
#3 p6 r1/4
Épée, Team
Épée, Team Fencing