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Biography of Akinori Nakayama

  • -Full Name: Akinori Nakayama
  • -Profession: Athlete
  • -Place of Birth: Aichi, Japan
  • -Date of Birth: Monday, March 1st, 1943
  • -Zodiac: Pisces
  • -Nationality: Japan
BIOGRAPHY
Akinori Nakayama is a Japanese gymnast who became a strong team to lead Japan in the 1960s and 1970s. He was born in Aichi, March 1, 1943. This Chukyo University Alumni is an Olympic gold medalist. His achievements in the world of gymnastics is the winner of six gold medals, two silver medals and two bronze medals.

Currently Nakayama served as Vice President of the Japan Gymnastic Association. Nakayama is one of the most influential players in the team in 1968 and 1972 at the summer Olympics.
Akinori Nakayama
Medals won by him making it as one of the top Olympic medal winner in the history of gymnastics by winning the team competition in five games in 1960, 1964.1968, 1972 and the last in 1976. Overall, he collected ten Olympic medal. The achievement puts him into a top Olympic winner in history.

In 2005, Nakayama was inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. Until now, he became one of the most respected athletes in the world of gymnastics.

CAREER
  • Gymnastics Athletes
  • Vice President of the Japan Gymnastic Association
AWARDS
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 1966

Gold medalist and World Champion:

- Floor Exercises
- Horizontal Bar
- Tim

OLYMPIC GAMES 1968
Olympic gold medalists and champions:
- Still Rings
- Parallel Bars
- Horizontal Bar
- Tim

Olympic silver
- Floor Exercises

Bronze Medalist
- All Around

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 1970
Gold medalist and World Champion:
- Floor Exercises
- Still Rings
- Parallel Bars
- Tim

Olympic silver
- Horizontal Bar

Bronze Medalist
- All Around

OLYMPIC GAMES 1972
Olympic gold medalists and champions:
- Still Rings
- Tim
Olympic silver
- Floor Exercises
Bronze Medalist
- All Around


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