chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,

Time Off In Tatabanya (Hungary)

History in Color:

August 16, 1963,  Tatabanya,  Hungary – While preparing for the 1963 World Championships in Stockholm, members of Team Hungary are enjoying time off from training sessions and riding a kids’ bicycle on the road (left to right):

Geza Toth, Karoly Ecser, Mihaly Huszka

At the 1963 World Championships in Stockholm, Geza Toth won a bronze medal in the 82.5kg class. Mihaly Huszka became a vice champion in the 75kg class. Karoly Ecser won the 6th place in the 90+kg class. What happened to the bicycle is not known.

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