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Gary Neist

Full name: Gary Allen Neist
Gender: Male
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: November 1, 1946 in Albert Lea, Minnesota, United States
Affiliations: Minnesota Wrestling Club, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Gary Neist competed in football, wrestling, and track at Albert Lea High School in Minnesota. He attended Luther College where he was an NCAA D-2 All-American in 1968. After the 1972 Olympics Neist competed at the 1973 World University Games. Neist coached boys and girls gymnastics at Albert Lea for 10 years and then returned to college and earned a PhD in human performance. He then became a professor of human performance at Minnesota State University at Mankato.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 25 München Wrestling Men's Welterweight, Greco-Roman United States USA AC

Men's Welterweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result RE BP
1972 Summer 25 München Wrestling United States USA Final Standings AC 1972-09-06 Eliminated r2/6 6,0
1972 Summer 25 München Wrestling United States USA Round Two 15T 1972-09-07 6,0
1972 Summer 25 München Wrestling United States USA Round Two Match #5 2 1972-09-07 Karlsson (SWE) decision, Neist (USA) 3,0
1972 Summer 25 München Wrestling United States USA Round One 12T 1972-09-06 3,0
1972 Summer 25 München Wrestling United States USA Round One Match #6 2 1972-09-06 Kecman (YUG) decision, Neist (USA) 3,0
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