Name: Peter Vidmar
Sport: Gymnastics
Discipline(s): Artistic Gymnastics
DOB: 6/3/1961
Birthplace: Los Angeles, Calif.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
High School: Brentwood High School, (Los Angeles, Calif.)
College: UCLA
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (1984); three-time Olympic medalist (2 golds, 1 silver)
  • Los Angeles 1984, gold (team all-around, pommel horse), silver (individual all-around)
Personal: A native of Los Angeles, he lived and trained in Culver City throughout his childhood...Graduated from Brentwood High School...Five-time NCAA champion and 19-time All-American as a member of the UCLA men’s gymnastics team...Was the first American male to win the silver medal in the all-around at an Olympic Games...Served as vice chairman of the California Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, as well as chairman of the board at USA Gymnastics...Was elected to the executive committee of the International Gymnastics Federation in 2012...Inducted into USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame.