Hungary at the 1932 Summer Olympics

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Hungary at the
1932 Summer Olympics
Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946; 3-2 aspect ratio).svg
IOC code HUN
NOC Hungarian Olympic Committee
Website (in Hungarian) (in English)
in Los Angeles
Competitors 58 (56 men, 2 women) in 11 sports
Flag bearer Péter Bácsalmási
Ranked 6th
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 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]


Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold István Énekes Boxing Men's flyweight August 13
 Gold György Piller Fencing Men's sabre August 13
 Gold Aladár Gerevich, Gyula Glykais, Endre Kabos,
Ernő Nagy, Attila Petschauer, György Piller
Fencing Men's team sabre August 11
 Gold István Pelle Gymnastics Men's floor August 8
Men's pommel horse August 11
 Gold Hungary 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 István Pelle Gymnastics Men's artistic individual all-around August 10
Men's parallel bars August 12
 Silver Ödön Zombori Wrestling Men's freestyle bantamweight August 3
 Silver Károly Kárpáti Wrestling Men's freestyle lightweight August 3
 Bronze Endre Kabos Fencing Men's sabre August 13
 Bronze Erna Bogen Fencing Women's foil August 4
 Bronze Zoltán Soós-Hradetzky Shooting Men's 50 m rifle, prone August 13
 Bronze István Bárány, László Szabados,
András Székely, András Wanié
Swimming Men's 4 × 200 m freestyle relay August 9
 Bronze József 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". Archived from the original on 5 June 2009. Retrieved 3 May 2010.
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