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Géza Csapó

Full name: Géza Csapó
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
Born: December 29, 1950 in Szolnok, Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok, Hungary
Affiliations: Szolnoki MTE/Szegedi Egyetemi és Olajbányász Sport Club
Country: HUN Hungary
Sport: Canoeing

Medals: 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Géza Csapó had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1971 K1 4×500 m (with István Szabó, Csaba Giczy, and Mihály Hesz), 1st 1973 K1 500 m, 1st 1973 K1 1000 m, 1st 1973 K2 10000 m (with Zoltán Bakó), 1st 1974 K1 1000 m, 1st 1975 K1 500 m, 2nd 1973 K1 4×500 m (with István Csizmadia and the non-Olympians Zoltán Angyal and Róbert Schaffhauser), 2nd 1974 K1 500 m, 3rd 1970 K1 4×500 m (with István Csizmadia, Mihály Hesz, and the non-Olympian József Svidró), 3rd 1971 K4 1000 m (with István Szabó, Péter Várhelyi, and Zoltán Bakó), 3rd 1975 K4 1000 m (with Zoltán Bakó, József Deme, and János Rátkai), 3rd 1977 K2 500 m (with the non-Olympian József Svidró).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 21 München Canoeing Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres Hungary HUN 3 Bronze
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Canoeing Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres Hungary HUN 2 Silver

Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1972 Summer 21 München Canoeing Hungary Final Round 3 3:49.38
1972 Summer 21 München Canoeing Hungary Semi-Finals Heat One 1 QU 3:54.96
1972 Summer 21 München Canoeing Hungary Round One Heat Two 2 QU 3:59.88
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Canoeing Hungary Final Round 2 3:48.84
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Canoeing Hungary Semi-Finals Heat Three 1 QU/OB 3:44.77
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Canoeing Hungary Round One Heat One 2 QU 3:57.46