Hungary at the
1936 Summer Olympics
IOC codeHUN
NOCHungarian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olimpia.hu (in Hungarian and English)
in Berlin
Competitors216 (197 men and 19 women) in 21 sports
Flag bearerPéter Bácsalmási
Medals
Ranked 3rd
Gold
10
Silver
1
Bronze
5
Total
16
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

The Kingdom of Hungary competed at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany. 216 competitors, 197 men and 19 women, took part in 104 events in 21 sports.[1]

Medalists

Further information: 1936 Summer Olympics medal table and List of the 1936 Summer Olympics medal winners

Multiple medalists

The following competitors won multiple medals at the 1936 Olympic Games.

Name Medal Sport Event
Endre Kabos  Gold
 Gold
Fencing Men's team sabre
Men's sabre
Aladár Gerevich  Gold
 Bronze
Fencing Men's team sabre
Men's sabre
Ferenc Csik  Gold
 Bronze
Swimming Men's 100 m freestyle
Men's 4×200 m freestyle relay

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Eight cyclists, all men, represented Hungary in 1936.

Individual road race
Team road race
Sprint
Time trial
Tandem
Team pursuit

Diving

Main article: Diving at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Equestrian

Main article: Equestrian at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1936 Summer Olympics

19 fencers, 16 men and 3 women, represented Hungary in 1936.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil

Field hockey

Main article: Field hockey at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Preliminary round

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  India 3 3 0 0 20 0 +20 6 Semi-finals
2  Japan 3 2 0 1 8 11 −3 4
3  Hungary 3 1 0 2 4 8 −4 2
4  United States 3 0 0 3 2 15 −13 0
Source: TheSports.org
5 August 1936
18:00
India  4–0  Hungary
Singh Goal 25'39'?'
Jaffar Goal
Report
Umpires:
Jaap Quarles Van Ufford (NED)
A. Demaurex (SUI)

8 August 1936
18:00
Japan  3–1  Hungary
Report

10 August 1936
18:00
Hungary  3–1  United States
Report

Football

Main article: Football at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Handball

Main article: Handball at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Modern pentathlon

Main article: Modern pentathlon at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Three male pentathlete represented Hungary in 1936.

Polo

Main article: Polo at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Hungary had 23 rowers participate in seven out of seven rowing events in 1936.[2]

Men's single sculls
Men's double sculls
Men's coxless pair
Men's coxed pair
Men's coxless four
Men's coxed four
Men's eight

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Eight shooters represented Hungary in 1936.

25 m rapid fire pistol
50 m pistol
50 m rifle, prone

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Water polo

Main article: Water polo at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Art competitions

Main article: Art competitions at the 1936 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Hungary at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 12 January 2015. Retrieved 12 January 2015.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Hungary Rowing at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 3 May 2018.