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Barney Jorgensen

Full name: Bjorne "Barney" Jorgensen
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Born: December 16, 1893 in Asker, Akershus, Norway
Died: June 22, 1934 in Brooklyn, New York, United States
Affiliations: Norwegian Turngemeinde
Country: USA United States
Sport: Gymnastics


Barney Jorgensen was born in Norway. At the 1920 Olympics he represented the Norwegian Turngemeinde of Brooklyn, New York. Jorgensen won several AAU titles, including the 1916 horizontal bar, the all-around and parallel bars in 1917, the parallel bars in 1918, and floor exercise in 1922.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 26 Antwerpen Gymnastics Men's Individual All-Around United States USA 21

Men's Individual All-Around

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS
1920 Summer 26 Antwerpen Gymnastics United States Final Standings 21 76.71
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