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Hungary at the 1932 Summer Olympics

Hungary at the Olympic Games

Flag of Hungary
IOC code  HUN
NOC Hungarian Olympic Committee
Website (Hungarian) (English)
At the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles
Competitors 58 (56 men, 2 women) in 11 sports
Flag bearer Péter Bácsalmási
Rank: 6
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games

Hungary competed at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, United States. 58 competitors, 56 men and 2 women, took part in 39 events in 11 sports.[1]


  • Medalists 1
  • Athletics 2
  • Boxing 3
  • Cycling 4
  • Fencing 5
  • Gymnastics 6
  • Modern pentathlon 7
  • Shooting 8
  • Swimming 9
  • Water polo 10
  • Wrestling 11
  • Art competitions 12
  • References 13


Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Énekes, IstvánIstván Énekes Boxing Men's flyweight August 13
 Gold Piller, GyörgyGyörgy Piller Fencing Men's sabre August 13
 Gold Gerevich, AladárAladár Gerevich, Gyula Glykais, Endre Kabos,
Ernő Nagy, Attila Petschauer, György Piller
Fencing Men's team sabre August 11
 Gold Pelle, IstvánIstván Pelle Gymnastics Men's floor August 8
Men's pommel horse August 11
 Gold men's national water polo team, HungaryHungary men's national water polo team
István Barta   Alajos Keserű
György Bródy   Ferenc Keserű
Olivér Halassy   János Németh
Márton Homonnai   Miklós Sárkány
Sándor Ivády   József Vértesy
Water polo August 12
 Silver Pelle, IstvánIstván Pelle Gymnastics Men's artistic individual all-around August 10
Men's parallel bars August 12
 Silver Zombori, ÖdönÖdön Zombori Wrestling Men's freestyle bantamweight August 3
 Silver Kárpáti, KárolyKároly Kárpáti Wrestling Men's freestyle lightweight August 3
 Bronze Kabos, EndreEndre Kabos Fencing Men's sabre August 13
 Bronze Bogen, ErnaErna Bogen Fencing Women's foil August 4
 Bronze Soós-Hradetzky, ZoltánZoltán Soós-Hradetzky Shooting Men's 50 m rifle, prone August 13
 Bronze Bárány, IstvánIstván Bárány, László Szabados,
András Székely, András Wanié
Swimming Men's 4 × 200 m freestyle relay August 9
 Bronze Tunyogi, JózsefJózsef Tunyogi Wrestling Men's freestyle middleweight August 3




One male cyclist represented Hungary in 1932.

Individual road race


Ten fencers, eight men and two women, represented Hungary in 1932.

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


Modern pentathlon

Three male pentathletes represented Hungary in 1932.


Three shooters represented Hungary in 1932, with Zoltán Soós-Ruszka Hradetzky winning a bronze medal.

50 m rifle, prone


Water polo


Art competitions


  1. ^ "Hungary at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games". Retrieved 2010-05-03. 
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