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Andras Balczo - 1972 Munich Olympics - Modern Pentathlon
Modern Pentathlon - 1972 Munich Olympics - Running
Hungary's Andras Balczo is tossed into the air by team mates after finishing the final event, the 4, 000 metre cross-country, and winning the individual gold medal in the Olympiastadion, Munich, West Germany.
Balczo was part of the Hungarian team which won the gold medal at the 1960 & 1968 Olympics and he won an individual silver at the latter Games. At the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich he received the individual gold medal and a team silver medal