|Born||22 March 1974|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||82 kg (181 lb)|
|Life partner(s)||Bédi Rapi Márti|
|Sport||Track and field|
|Event(s)||400 metres hurdles|
Tibor Bédi (born 22 March 1974, in Budapest) is a retired Hungarian hurdler.He represented his country at the 2000 Summer Olympics, as well as the 1999 World Championships.
Budapest is the capital and the most populous city of Hungary, and the tenth-largest city in the European Union by population within city limits. The city had an estimated population of 1,752,704 in 2016 distributed over a land area of about 525 square kilometres. Budapest is both a city and county, and forms the centre of the Budapest metropolitan area, which has an area of 7,626 square kilometres and a population of 3,303,786, comprising 33 percent of the population of Hungary.
Hungary is a country in Central Europe. Spanning 93,030 square kilometres (35,920 sq mi) in the Carpathian Basin, it borders Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Austria to the northwest, Romania to the east, Serbia to the south, Croatia to the southwest, and Slovenia to the west. With about 10 million inhabitants, Hungary is a medium-sized member state of the European Union. The official language is Hungarian, which is the most widely spoken Uralic language in the world. Hungary's capital and its largest city and metropolis is Budapest. Other major urban areas include Debrecen, Szeged, Miskolc, Pécs and Győr.
Hurdling is the act of running and jumping over an obstacle at speed. In the early 19th century, hurdlers ran at and jumped over each hurdle, landing on both feet and checking their forward motion. After experimenting with different step patterns the 3-step for high hurdles, 7-step for low hurdles, and 15-step for intermediate hurdles was decided on. In the sport of athletics, hurdling forms the basis of a number track and field events which are a highly specialized form of obstacle racing. In these events, a series of barriers known as hurdles are set at precisely measured heights and distances which each athlete must pass by running over. Failure to pass over, by passing under, or intentionally knocking over hurdles will result in disqualification. Accidental knocking over of hurdles is not cause for disqualification, but the hurdles are weighted to make doing so disadvantageous. Hurdle design improvements were made in 1935, when they developed the L-shaped hurdle. With this shape, the athlete could hit the hurdle and it will tip down, clearing the athlete's path.
His personal best in the 400 metres hurdles is 49.00 seconds set in Seville in 1999.
|1992||World Junior Championships||Seoul, South Korea||7th||110 m hurdles||14.43|
|1993||European Junior Championships||San Sebastián, Spain||3rd||110 m hurdles||14.06|
|5th (h)||4 × 100 m relay||40.70|
|1994||European Indoor Championships||Paris, France||16th (sf)||60 m hurdles||7.79|
|European Championships||Helsinki, Finland||25th (h)||110 m hurdles||13.94|
|1998||European Championships||Budapest, Hungary||14th (sf)||400 m hurdles||57.77|
|–||4 × 400 m relay||DNF|
|1999||World Championships||Seville, Spain||10th (sf)||400 m hurdles||49.00|
|–||4 × 400 m relay||DNF|
|2000||European Indoor Championships||Ghent, Belgium||3rd||4 × 400 m relay||3:09.35|
|Olympic Games||Sydney, Australia||50th (h)||400 m hurdles||51.54|
|26th (h)||4 × 400 m relay||3:08.77|
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