1956 Photo Contest, Sports, 2nd prize

Tibor Komlós

06 August, 1956

The Hungarian distance runner Sándor Iharos, on the left, is passing the Czech runner Emil Zátopek, during the 5,000 meter race at the World Youth Games in Warsaw. Although Iharos defeated Zátopek, the race was eventually won by the Polish athlete Jerszy Chromik.

About the photographer

Tibor Komlós

Tibor Komlós (Budapest, 6 April 1923 – Budapest, 30 October 1976) started his career as a printer at Tolna Press, where he photographed as well. In 1951 he left the printing indu...

Technical information

Shutter Speed
1/500 s
Focal length
180 mm

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