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Rita Kőbán

Full name: Rita Kőbán
Gender: Female
Height: 5'9" (174 cm)
Weight: 152 lbs (69 kg)
Born: April 10, 1965 in Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Affiliations: Csepel SC, Budapest (HUN) / Újpesti TE, Budapest (HUN)
Country: HUN Hungary
Sport: Canoeing

Medals: 2 Gold, 3 Silver, 1 Bronze (6 Total)

Biography

Rita Kőbán had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1986 K4 500 m (with Erika Géczi, Erika Mészáros, and Éva Rakusz), 1st 1994 K1 200 m, 1st 1994 K2 200 m (with the non-Olympian Éva Laky), 1st 1994 K4 200 m (with Éva Dónusz, Szilvia Mednyánszki, and the non-Olympian Éva Laky), 1st 1995 K1 200 m, 1st 1995 K1 500 m, 1st 1998 K4 200 m (with Kinga Czigány, Erzsébet Viski, and Katalin Kovács), 1st 1999 K4 200 m (with Katalin Kovács, Erzsébet Viski, and Szilvia Szabó), 1st 1999 K4 500 m (with Katalin Kovács, Erzsébet Viski, and Szilvia Szabó), 2nd 1985 K2 500 m (with Éva Rakusz), 2nd 1987 K4 500 m (with Erika Géczi, Katalin Povázsán, and Éva Rakusz), 2nd 1989 K4 500 m (with Erika Mészáros and the non-Olympians Katalin Gyulai and Henriette Huber), 2nd 1990 K4 500 m (with Éva Dónusz, Erika Mészáros, and the non-Olympian Henriette Huber), 2nd 1991 K1 500 m, 2nd 1991 K4 500 m (with Éva Dónusz, Erika Mészáros, and the non-Olympian Katalin Gyulai), 2nd 1993 K1 5000 m, 2nd 1994 K1 500 m, 2nd 1994 K4 500 m (with Éva Dónusz, Kinga Czigány, and Szilvia Mednyánszki), 2nd 1998 K2 200 m (with Kinga Czigány), 3rd 1985 K4 500 m (with Erika Géczi, Éva Rakusz, and the non-Olympian Katalin Gyulai), 3rd 1993 K4 500 m (with Kinga Czigány, Éva Dónusz, and Erika Mészáros), 3rd 1995 K4 500 m (with Kinga Czigány, Éva Dónusz, and Szilvia Mednyánszki), 3rd 1998 K2 500 m (with Kinga Czigány), 3rd 1999 K1 200 m, 3rd 1999 K1 500 m.

Results

Women's Kayak Singles, 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Canoeing Hungary Final Round 4 1:57.58
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Canoeing Hungary Semi-Finals Heat Three 2 QU 1:57.03
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Canoeing Hungary Round One Heat Three 1 QU 1:57.04
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Canoeing Hungary Final Round 2 1:51.96
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Canoeing Hungary Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU/OB 1:50.97
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Canoeing Hungary Round One Heat One 2 QU 1:53.36
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Canoeing Hungary Final Round 1 OB 1:47.655
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Canoeing Hungary Semi-Finals Heat One 1 QU/OB 1:48.842
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Canoeing Hungary Round One Heat One 2 QU 1:50.423
2000 Summer 35 Sydney Canoeing Hungary Final Round 6 2:19.668
2000 Summer 35 Sydney Canoeing Hungary Round One Heat Two 2 QU 1:50.777

Women's Kayak Doubles, 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date T
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Canoeing Hungary HUN Éva Dónusz Final Round 1992-08-07 1:40.81
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Canoeing Hungary HUN Éva Dónusz Semi-Finals Heat Two 1992-08-05 1:40.63
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Canoeing Hungary HUN Éva Dónusz Round One Heat One 1992-08-03 1:42.54
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Canoeing Hungary HUN Szilvia Mednyánszki Final Round 1996-08-04 1:40.893
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Canoeing Hungary HUN Szilvia Mednyánszki Semi-Finals Heat One 1996-08-02 1:42.789
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Canoeing Hungary HUN Szilvia Mednyánszki Round One Heat Three 1996-07-31 1:43.313

Women's Kayak Fours, 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date T
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Canoeing Hungary HUN Final Round 1988-10-01 1:41.88
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Canoeing Hungary HUN Round One Heat Two 1988-09-27 1:36.48
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Canoeing Hungary HUN Final Round 1992-08-08 1:38.32
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Canoeing Hungary HUN Round One Heat Two 1992-08-04 1:32.94
2000 Summer 35 Sydney Canoeing Hungary HUN Final Round 2000-09-30 1:34.946
2000 Summer 35 Sydney Canoeing Hungary HUN Round One Heat One 2000-09-26 1:33.312