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Gyula Kakas

Full name: Gyula Kakas (Kokas)
Gender: Male
Born: 1878 in Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Died: February 25, 1928 in Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Affiliations: BTC, Budapest (HUN) / MTK, Budapest (HUN)
Country: HUN Hungary
Sport: Gymnastics

Biography

Gyula Kakas was a member of MTK Budapest between 1893 and 1896 and as was common in that era, competed in several sports. He was most successful in gymnastics, representing Hungary at the 1896, 1900 and 1906 Olympics. At the 1896 Olympics he competed in four disciplines (horse vault, pommelled horse, horizontal bar, parallel bars), while in 1900 and in 1906 he took part in in the all-around.

In 1896 Kakas set unofficial Hungarian records in pole vault with 2.70 and 2.80 metres. In 1902 he played one match for the BTC football team and was a member of the national championship-winning team.

Results

Men's Individual All-Around

Men's Individual All-Around, 5 Events

Men's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP
1906 Summer Athina Gymnastics Hungary HUN Final Standings 6 14.45

Men's Horse Vault

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1896 Summer Athina Gymnastics Hungary Final Standings AC

Men's Parallel Bars

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1896 Summer Athina Gymnastics Hungary Final Standings AC

Men's Horizontal Bar

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1896 Summer Athina Gymnastics Hungary Final Standings AC

Men's Pommelled Horse

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1896 Summer Athina Gymnastics Hungary Final Standings AC
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