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Gary Jonland

Full name: Gary Michael Jonland
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: June 21, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Mt. Prospect Skating Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Speed Skating

Biography

Gary Jonland was a top junior speed skater. He was US juvenile champion in 1966, US junior long-track champion in 1968, the 1970 US intermediate short-track champion, and the 1969-70 US intermediate long-track champion. Jonland skated for the Mt. Prospect Skating Club. He competed at the World Championships and World Sprints in both 1972 and 1973, placing 20th at the 1973 World Sprints and 17th at the 1973 Worlds, although he did not qualify for the 10K. His best international distance placement was fourth in the 500 at the 1973 World Championships.

Personal Bests: 500 – 39.7 (1972); 1000 – 1:19.3 (1972); 1500 – 2:03.76 (1992); 5000 – 7:49.4 (1973).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Winter 19 Sapporo Speed Skating Men's 1,500 metres United States USA 14

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 3c 7c 1.1k
1972 Winter 19 Sapporo Speed Skating United States Final Standings 14 2:09.55 25.88 57.57 1:32.19