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Rezső Crettier

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games, Competed in Olympic Games (non-medal events)
Full nameRezső Xavier Ferencz Lipot Sándor•Crettier
Used nameRezső•Crettier
Born15 November 1878 in Budapest (HUN)
AffiliationsMUE, (HUN)
NOC Hungary


Rezső Crettier won the national shot put title five times between 1899 and 1903. During his sporting carrier he broke the national record four times in shot put, twice in discus and once in javelin. His most important international success was his fourth place at the 1900 Paris Olympics in shot put.

Personal Bests: SP – 12.62 (1902); DT – 34.28 (1900).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1900 Summer Olympics Athletics HUN Rezső Crettier
Shot Put, Men (Olympic) 4
Discus Throw, Men (Olympic) 5
Shot Put, Handicap, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 1