Name: Bart Conner
Sport: Gymnastics
Discipline(s): Artistic Gymnastics
DOB: 3/28/1958
Birthplace: Chicago, Ill.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
College: University of Oklahoma
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (1976, 1984); two-time Olympic medalist (2 golds)
  • Montreal 1976, 7th (team all-around)
  • Los Angeles 1984, gold (team all-around, men’s parallel bars)
Personal: First American gymnast to win gold medals at every level of national and international competition...Attended the University of Oklahoma, where he was coached by Paul Ziert and graduated with a degree in journalism...Opened several gymnastics related companies, including Bart Conner Gymnastics Academy, International GYMNAST Magazine and Grips, Etc….Worked as a broadcaster and public speaker...Served as the chairman of the board of the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame and as an advisory board member of the OU College of International Studies...Inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame...Married to Romanian Olympic champion Nadia Comaneci...Father to one son, Dylan.