János Urányi

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJános•Urányi
Used nameJános•Urányi
Born24 June 1924 in Balatonboglár (HUN)
Died23 May 1964 in Budapest (HUN)
AffiliationsCS Magyar Testgyakorlók Köre/Budapesti Dózsa
NOC Hungary

Biography

János Urányi had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1958 K2 10000 m (with László Fábián), 3rd 1954 K4 10000 m (with György Mészáros, Ferenc Varga, and the non-Olympian István Mészáros).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1948 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) HUN János Urányi
Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Kálmán Blahó AC r2/2
Canoe Marathon (Canoeing) HUN János Urányi
Kayak Doubles, 10,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Gyula Andrási 5
1952 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) HUN János Urányi
Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres, Men (Olympic) 4 h3 r1/2
1956 Summer Olympics Canoe Marathon (Canoeing) HUN János Urányi
Kayak Doubles, 10,000 metres, Men (Olympic) László Fábián 1 Gold

Special Notes