Last NameSportCountryYear Inducted

Sport: Gymnastics
Inducted: 1988
Country: United States
Born: March 10, 1961 in Los Angeles, California

Mitch Gaylord won four medals in the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles—a gold in Team Event, a silver in Vaulting, and bronze medals in both Rings and Parallel Bars.

Gaylord saw his first international competition at the eleventh Maccabiah Games in 1981, where he dominated the gymnastics events and won seven gold medals. The only gold medal he did not win was won by his brother, Chuck, who took top honors in the Vault, with Mitch winning the silver.
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