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Don Tonry

Full name: Donald Robert "Don" Tonry
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 139 lbs (63 kg)
Born: November 24, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: May 17, 2013 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Gymnastics

Biography

Don Tonry attended the University of Illinois where he was NCAA Champion in all-around and floor exercise in 1956. He won seven AAU titles, winning the all-around, parallel bars, and floor in 1956 and 1962 and the vault in 1958. Tonry competed at the World Championships in 1958, 1962, and 1966, and at the Pan American Games in 1959 and 1963, winning four individual bronze medals and a team gold in 1959. In 1963 he again won team gold, won gold on the parallel bars, and added a silver and two bronze medals. After coaching briefly at West Point, Tonry became coach at Yale University in 1962 and stayed there as coach for 43 years, serving as Associate Director of Physical Education from 1972-78 and Director of Physical Education and Sport Camps from 1998-2005. His wife, Barbara Galleher-Tonry, was initially one of his students but became the women’s gymnastic coach at Yale for over 40 years. Don Tonry was inducted as a member of the US Gymnastics Hall of Fame in 1980.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics Men's Individual All-Around United States USA 27
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around United States USA 5
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics Men's Floor Exercise United States USA 26T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics Men's Horse Vault United States USA 20T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics Men's Parallel Bars United States USA 37T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics Men's Horizontal Bar United States USA 33T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics Men's Rings United States USA 59T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics Men's Pommelled Horse United States USA 26T QR

Men's Individual All-Around

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 27 110.75 55.10 55.65

Men's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States USA Final Standings 5

Men's Floor Exercise

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 26T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Qualifying 26T 18.50 9.10 9.40

Men's Horse Vault

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 20T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Qualifying 20T 18.45 9.20 9.25

Men's Parallel Bars

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 37T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Qualifying 37T 18.45 9.30 9.15

Men's Horizontal Bar

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 33T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Qualifying 33T 18.55 9.05 9.50

Men's Rings

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 59T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Qualifying 59T 18.20 9.20 9.00

Men's Pommelled Horse

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 26T QR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Gymnastics United States Qualifying 26T 18.60 9.25 9.35
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