Day: March 21, 2018

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 …

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Biography -STRUG, Kerri

STRUG, Kerri Inducted: Member of 1996 Olympic Gold Medal Team Individually Inducted – 2002 Born: Tucson, Arizona   Kerri’s courageous vault with a severely injured ankle helped people world wide better understand the concept of “American Resolve”.  Her final score was reportedly a necessity for the U.S. Women to take the gold medal stand for …

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Biography: SCHIER, Karl Kurt (Schwenzfeier)

SCHIER, Karl Kurt (Schwenzfeier) Inducted: 1982 Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania October 5, 1933 Before his legal name change in 1982, I knew this outstanding gymnast as Karl Schwenzfeier. I was highly respectful of his AA gymnastics abilities. His reputation was one of pushing himself to the limit in training and performing consistently in the top competitions. …

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Biography: MAZEIKA, Kevin

MAZEIKA, Kevin Inducted: 2010 Coaching Career: Mazeika, a native of Houston, began coaching men’s gymnastics in 1984 and has served on the National Team Coaching Staff since 1988. He has coached at more than 35 international competitions and has been head or assistant coach at 15 international team events. While he was serving as head …

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