Momcsilló Tapavicza

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games • Non-starter
SexMale
Full nameMomcsilló•Tapavicza
Used nameMomcsilló•Tapavicza
Other namesMomčilo Tapavica, Момчило Тапавица
Born14 October 1872 in Nadalj (SRB)
Died10 January 1949 in Pula (CRO)
AffiliationsNTE, Budapest (HUN)
NOC Hungary

Biography

Tapavicza was a Serbian who lived in the province of Vojvodina, which was still contained in the Hungarian part of the Austro-Hungarian monarchy at the time of the Athens Games. Tapavicza was a student in Budapest, and competed in tennis, wrestling and weightlifting at the Athens Games. He later became a construction engineer, and designed buildings in Serbia and Morocco.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1896 Summer Olympics Tennis HUN Momcsilló Tapavicza
Singles, Men (Olympic) =3 Bronze
Weightlifting HUN Momcsilló Tapavicza
Unlimited, Two Hands, Men (Olympic) 6
Wrestling HUN Momcsilló Tapavicza
Unlimited Class, Greco-Roman, Men (Olympic) =4
Athletics HUN Momcsilló Tapavicza
Pole Vault, Men (Olympic) DNS
Long Jump, Men (Olympic) DNS
Shot Put, Men (Olympic) DNS