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Olga Tőrös

Full name: Olga Tőrös (-Szemerey)
Gender: Female
Born: August 4, 1914 in Debrecen, Hajdú-Bihar, Hungary
Died: February 16, 2015 in Kecskemét, Bács-Kiskun, Hungary
Affiliations: TFSE, Budapest (HUN)
Country: HUN Hungary
Sport: Gymnastics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Olga Tőrös took up gymnastics in 1934 while studying at the Dóczi Protestant Girls Boarding School in Debrecen. In 1935, she enrolled at the Hungarian University of Physical Education (now merged with Semmelweis University), and was a member of their gymnastics club. She was selected to the 1936 Hungarian Olympic team and won a bronze medal in the team event. Tőrös graduated with a physical education degree in 1939 and the same year moved to Kecskemét, where she worked as a physical education teacher with Kecskemét Reformed High School until her retirement in 1974.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Gymnastics Women's Team All-Around Hungary HUN 3 Bronze

Women's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank IP TP CEP OEP
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Gymnastics Hungary HUN Final Standings 3 61.90
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Gymnastics Hungary HUN Individual Standings 30 61.90
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Gymnastics Hungary HUN Balance Beam 30 20.85 7.90 12.95
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Gymnastics Hungary HUN Uneven Bars 15T 21.85 7.95 13.90
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Gymnastics Hungary HUN Horse Vault 47T 19.20 6.50 12.70
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