Emese Szasz Hungary

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

07 Sep 1982

Height

1.76m

Weight

69kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides

FENCING

Emese Szasz competed in FENCING

Did you know?

  • Three types of weapon are used in Olympic fencing - the foil, epee and sabre.
  • Point scoring varies from weapon to weapon but all 10 fencing competitions use a knock-out format.
  • Individual fencing bouts last for three rounds of three minutes each, or until one fencer has scored 15 hits against their opponent.
  • In the team events, teams of three fencers compete against their opponents over a series of nine bouts, with the aim of accumulating a maximum of 45 hits.
  • Between 1932 and 1960, Hungarian fencer Aladar Gerevich won a phenomenal six consecutive gold medals - a feat no other Olympian has managed.

Appearances for Emese Szasz

Date Event Won
30 Jul Women's Individual Epee Round of 32, Bout 14

Head to Head

Emese Szasz vs Corinna Lawrence

Emese Szasz

Emese Szasz Hungary flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.76m (5'9")

Weight

69kg

Age

31

Corinna Lawrence

Corinna Lawrence Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

Height

1.68m (5'6")

Weight

63kg

Age

24

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