The Full Wiki

More info on Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics

Gymnastics at the 1904 Summer Olympics: Map

Advertisements
  

Wikipedia article:

Map showing all locations mentioned on Wikipedia article:

At the 1904 Summer Olympics, eleven gymnastics events were contested, all for men only.

The 1904 Games had a confusing program of events spread out over several months, and the gymnastics competition was no different. The International Olympic Committeemarker considers two sets of events as "Olympic":
  • International Turners' Championship held July 1-2, comprising the all-around, triathlon, and team events
  • Olympic Gymnastics Championships held October 29, comprising the seven individual apparatus events and the combined event.


The individual all-around was a combination of the gymnastic triathlon competition and the athletics triathlon. The team competition was a combination of individual scores from the individual all-around.

The parallel bars, horizontal bar, vault, and pommel horse scores for each gymnast were summed to get the "combined" score.



Medal summary

All-around

Combined

Triathlon

Team


Philadelphia Turngemeinde
John Grieb
Anton Heida
Max Hess
Philip Kassel
Julius Lenhart
Ernst Reckeweg







New York Turnverein
Emil Beyer
John Bissinger
Arthur Rosenkampff
Julian Schmitz
Otto Steffen
Max Wolf







Central Turnverein, Chicago
John Duha
Charles Krause
George Mayer
Robert Maysack
Philip Schuster
Edward Siegler






Parallel bars

Horizontal bar

none awarded
Vault

none awarded
Pommel horse

Rings

Rope climbing

Club swinging



Participating nations

119 gymnasts from 3 nations competed.



Medal table

1 12 8 9 29
2 1 0 1 2
3 0 1 1 2


References




Embed code:
Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message