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Marta Karolyi


Gymnastics coach who also trained many U.S. Olympic champions with her spouse. She and her spouse escaped from Romania in the first 1980s and became U.S. residents. The news headlines about her Olympic successes spread quickly, which helped her Houstan-based fitness center gain recognition. She wedded Bela Karolyi, who coached alongside her. Among her first college students was Nadia Comaneci, the 1st Olympic gymnast to rating an ideal 10.

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Full Name Márta Károlyi
Date Of Birth August 29, 1942
Place Of Birth Romania
Profession Gymnastics Coach
Nationality Romanian, American
Spouse Béla Károlyi
Parents Júlia Bálint, Erno Eross
Star Sign Virgo

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1U.S. Olympic gymnastics coach.
2Has a daughter, Andrea, with Béla Károlyi.



USA Gymnastics: Behind the Team2007TV Series documentaryHerself
Athens 2004: Games of the XXVIII Olympiad2004TV Mini-SeriesHerself - American Coordinator

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