Bela Zsitnik
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Bela Zsitnik

Béla Zsitnik
Medal record
Men's rowing
Representing  Hungary
Olympic Games
Bronze medal - third place Coxed pair

Béla Zsitnik (17 December 1924 - 12 January 2019) was a Hungarian rower who competed in the 1948, 1952, and 1960 Summer Olympics.

Early life

He was born in Gy?r and is the father of Béla Zsitnik Jr. In 1948 he was a crew member of the Hungarian boat which won the bronze in the coxed pairs event. Four years later he was eliminated with the Hungarian boat in the semi-final repechage of the eight competition. At the 1960 Games he was part of the Hungarian boat which was eliminated in the repechage of the coxless four event.[1][2]


  1. ^ Zsitnik Béla is elment! (in Hungarian)
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Béla Zsitnik Sr". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC.

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