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Theodore Gross

Full name: Theodore Gross
Gender: Male
Born: February 17, 1880 in Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: December 1, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Turnverein Vorwärts, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Gymnastics

Biography

Although born in Louisville, Kentucky Theodore Gross moved to Chicago as a youth and competed for the Turnverein Vorwärts team. He was superintendent of Chicago playgrounds for 44 years and in 1952, the Chicago Park District named one of the city's parks in his honor, Gross Park.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics Men's Individual All-Around United States USA 12
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics Men's Individual All-Around, Field Sports United States USA 25T
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics Men's Individual All-Around, Apparatus Work United States USA 16
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around Turnverein Vorwärts, Chicago USA 7

Men's Individual All-Around

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T D(ft)
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Final Standings 12 64.39
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Parallel Bars NP 12.19
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Horizontal Bar NP 13.60
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Side Horse NP 11.40
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States 100 yards 26T 8.0 11.8
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Long Jump 20T 10.0 18.1
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Shot Put 42T 9.2 28.3

Men's Individual All-Around, Field Sports

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T D(ft)
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Final Standings 25T 27.3
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States 100 yards 26T 8.0 11.8
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Long Jump 20T 10.1 18.1
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Shot Put 42T 9.2 28.3

Men's Individual All-Around, Apparatus Work

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Final Standings 16 37.19
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Parallel Bars NP 12.19
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Horizontal Bar NP 13.60
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Side Horse NP 11.40

Men's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP AP 1cP LJP SPP
1904 Summer 24 St. Louis Gymnastics Turnverein Vorwärts, Chicago USA Final Standings 7 329.68 37.19 8.0 10.1 9.2