Biography: BORDO, Louis John

BORDO, Louis John

Inducted: 1971

Olympic Games: Team member, London, England, (1948); Named Honorary Olympic Team Member of 1944 team by the National Collegiate Gymnastics Alumni Association (NCGAA) consulting with former HOF Honorees and Olympians, (See NCGAA Newsletter, April, 2002). National AAU Championships: Bronze-AA, (1943); Silver-PB, (1948). National Collegiate Athletic Association Championships: Competing for Penn St. U., Bronze-AA, (1943). Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference: Gold-PB, Bronze-AA, 4th-Tu, (1941); Gold-PB, Silver-AA & HB, (1943). Metro AAU Championships: Silver-PB, Bronze-HB, (1943). Middle Atlantic AAU: Silver-PB, (1946); Silver-PB, 4th-HB, (1947). Middle Atlantic AAU Championships: Gold-PB, (1948). National Turner Championships: Silver-FX, (1947). General: Lou Bordo served in the military from 1944 to 1946.

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