Zsigmond NAGY

Hungary HUN

Athletics

  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Rome 1960
  • Year of Birth
    1937
Olympic Results

Biography

Zsigmond NAGY

Zsigmond Nagy was a shot putter who competed in 24 internationals for Hungary from 1959-66. In addition to his two Olympic appearances, Nagy was fifth at the 1962 European Championships. At the Universiade, he won the shot in 1963, was second in 1959, third in 1961, and fourth in 1965. Nagy was Hungarian champion in 1961-62 and was world-ranked from 1961-64 (1961-10th, 1962-7th, 1963-8th, 1964-9th). He set four national records and was the first Hungarian to surpass 18 metres. After his competitive career he became a well-respected coach.

Personal Bests: SP – 19.16 (1962); DT – 52.49 (1962).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Tokyo 1964

#5
Shot Put
Shot Put Athletics
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Rome 1960

#14
Shot Put
Shot Put Athletics