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Ajtony Ákos

Full name: Ajtony Ákos
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: July 21, 1944 in Debrecen, Hajdú-Bihar, Hungary
Died: February 12, 2017
Affiliations: Budapest Honvéd, Budapest (HUN)
Country: HUN Hungary
Sport: Equestrianism

Biography

Ajtony Ákos competed in show jumping for Hungary at the 1972 Olympics, both individually and with the team. Ákos was a nine-time Hungarian Champion in show jumping. He also placed eighth in the discipline at the 1971 European Championships. He first came to national attention as a young rider when he finished seventh at the 1960 Venice Youth European Championships. Ákos later became a coach, and was responsible for training many of the top Hungarian modern pentathletes in jumping, notably multiple World and Olympic Champion [András Balczó]. For his efforts in the sports Ákos was given the highest Hungarian equestrian award, the Count István Széchenyi Medal.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 28 München Equestrianism Mixed Jumping, Individual Hungary HUN 49T DNQ
1972 Summer 28 München Equestrianism Mixed Jumping, Team Hungary HUN 17

Mixed Jumping, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Horse Phase Unit Rank F
1972 Summer 28 München Equestrianism Hungary Ozike Final Standings 49T DNQ 29.00
1972 Summer 28 München Equestrianism Hungary Ozike Round One 49T 29.00

Mixed Jumping, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Horse Phase Unit Rank F
1972 Summer 28 München Equestrianism Hungary HUN Ozike Final Standings 17 12.00
1972 Summer 28 München Equestrianism Hungary HUN Ozike Round One 17 186.50
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