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Greg Weiss

Full name: Gregor Richard "Greg" Weiss
Gender: Male
Height: 5-5.5 (167 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: February 18, 1941 in Newark, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: U.S. Air Force/Penn State University
Country: USA United States
Sport: Gymnastics

Related Olympians: Father of Michael Weiss.

Biography

Greg Weiss’ early training was with the Swiss Turners in Union City, New Jersey. He later competed for Penn State University, winning the 1961 NCAA all-around title. He competed for the US at the 1964 Olympics and 1966 World Championships. Weiss won two gold medals at the 1959 Pan American Games in team all-around and the pommeled horse, adding silvers in parallel bars and vault. He won two AAU titles, on pommels in 1963 and the parallel bars in 1966. After graduation from Penn State he joined the Air Force and coached at the US Air Force Academy.

Weiss then entered the business world, running two Gold’s Gyms and Aerobic Centers as an owner/manager. He became a professor of marketing at Prince George’s College for over 30 years. Weiss also took up bodybuilding and won the Mr. Virginia Masters Bodybuilding title. He married Margie Weiss, a US gymnastics team member, and their children were quite successful in sports. [Michael Weiss] was a figure skater for the US at the 1998 and 2002 Winter Olympics. Genna Weiss was a 6-time national junior diving diving champion, and Geremi Weiss once placed second in the national figure skating junior championships. Greg Weiss was inducted into the US Gymnastics Hall of Fame in 1991.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics Men's Individual All-Around United States USA 59
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around United States USA 7
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics Men's Floor Exercise United States USA 46T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics Men's Horse Vault United States USA 48T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics Men's Parallel Bars United States USA 30T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics Men's Horizontal Bar United States USA 99T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics Men's Rings United States USA 31T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics Men's Pommelled Horse United States USA 69T QR

Men's Individual All-Around

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Final Standings 59 109.90 55.15 54.75

Men's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States USA Final Standings 7

Men's Floor Exercise

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Final Standings 46T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Qualifying 46T 18.45 9.20 9.25

Men's Horse Vault

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Final Standings 48T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Qualifying 48T 18.80 9.30 9.50

Men's Parallel Bars

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Final Standings 30T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Qualifying 30T 18.80 9.30 9.50

Men's Horizontal Bar

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Final Standings 99T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Qualifying 99T 17.25 8.85 8.40

Men's Rings

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Final Standings 31T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Qualifying 31T 18.55 9.25 9.30

Men's Pommelled Horse

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Final Standings 69T QR
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Gymnastics United States Qualifying 69T 18.05 9.25 8.80
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