Robert SOPTEI

Hungary HUN

  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Helsinki 1952
  • Year of Birth
    1924
Olympic Results

Biography

Robert SOPTEI

Róbert Söptei started canoeing in 1941. He won five Hungarian championships after 1945, as a member of sportclub KASE. At the 1952 Helsinki Olympics Söptei finished seventh in C2-10K alongside his brother Ernő Söptei. Róbert also achieved success as a coach of high-level athletes, such as the Olympic champion and later national coach János Parti, Ferenc Major, and Péter Povázsay, who was the 1975 World Champion. As a coach Söptei took part in three Olympics, those of 1960, 1964, and 1972.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Helsinki 1952

#7
Canadian Doubles, 10,000 metres
Canadian Doubles, 10,000 metres Canoeing