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József Kovács

Full name: József Kovács
Gender: Male
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
Weight: 110 lbs (50 kg)
Born: March 3, 1926 in Nyíregyháza, Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg, Hungary
Died: March 29, 1987 in Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Affiliations: Nyíregyházi Vasutas SC, Nyíregyháza (HUN) / MTK, Budapest (HUN)
Country: HUN Hungary
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Personal Bests: 5000 – 13:47.6 (1959); 10000 – 28:52.36 (1956).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 26 Helsinki Athletics Men's 5,000 metres Hungary HUN 14 h1 r1/2
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Hungary HUN 2 Silver
1960 Summer 34 Roma Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Hungary HUN 15

Men's 5,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1952 Summer 26 Helsinki Athletics Hungary Round One Heat One 14 17:09.2

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Athletics Hungary Final Standings 2 28:52.4 28:52.36
1960 Summer 34 Roma Athletics Hungary Final Standings 15 29:42.2 29:34.71