Full name: ArtÃºr Coray
Born: July 16, 1881 in Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Died: February 27, 1909 in Muralto, Ticino, Switzerland
Affiliations: BTC, Budapest (HUN)
ArtÃºr Coray competed for BTC Budapest between 1898-1905 and as was common in that era, competed in several sports, including weightlifting, wrestling, and athletics. At age 18, Coray won his first major title at the athletics tournament organized by Sport VilÃ¡g, recording 27.25 m in the discus. He later twice won the Hungarian championship in discus throwing and represented Hungary at the 1900 Paris Olympics. Due to pulmonary disease he gave up sports in 1905 and died six years later at the age of 28.
Personal Best: SP - 12.03 (1901).
|1900 Summer||18||Paris||Athletics||Men's Shot Put||Hungary||HUN||7|
|1900 Summer||18||Paris||Athletics||Men's Discus Throw||Hungary||HUN||11T|
|1900 Summer||18||Paris||Athletics||Hungary||Final Standings||7||11.13|
|1900 Summer||18||Paris||Athletics||Hungary||Qualifying Round||7||11.13|
|1900 Summer||18||Paris||Athletics||Hungary||Final Standings||11T||31.00|
|1900 Summer||18||Paris||Athletics||Hungary||Qualifying Round||11T||31.00|