At a glance

12 Jun 1902 Berlin, Germany
Dutch
Male

Al Jochim won more championships than any other American gymnast in the pre-World War II era. He six times won the all-around title, in 1925-30 and 1933, but he won at least one national title on each apparatus, something no other American could claim in that era. Overall he won 35 national championships, eight of them, including seven consecutive, in his best event, floor exercise. Jochim worked with the New York Telephone Company for many years. With his outstanding record and long career, he was a driving force in making the Swiss Turnverein of Hudson County, New Jersey the most...

Alfred in numbers

4
Olympics
Olympics
2
medals
Gold medal: Silver medal:2 Bronze medal:
  • Berlin
    Berlin 1936
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Berlin
    Berlin 1936
    • 85
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Individual All-Around
    • 10
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Team All-Around
    • =62
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Floor Exercise
    • 94
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Horse Vault
    • 96
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Parallel Bars
    • =79
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Horizontal Bar
    • 52
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Rings
    • 76
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Pommelled Horse
  • Los Angeles
    Los Angeles 1932
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Los Angeles
    Los Angeles 1932
    • 10
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Individual All-Around
    • 2 Silver medal
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Team All-Around
    • =7
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Floor Exercise
    • 2 Silver medal
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Horse Vault
    • 6
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Parallel Bars
    • 10
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Horizontal Bar
    • 6
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Pommelled Horse
  • Amsterdam
    Amsterdam 1928
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Amsterdam
    Amsterdam 1928
    • 36
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Individual All-Around
    • 7
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Team All-Around
    • =41
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Horse Vault
    • =25
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Parallel Bars
    • 63
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Horizontal Bar
    • =15
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Rings
    • 48
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Pommelled Horse
  • Paris
    Paris 1924
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Paris
    Paris 1924
    • 31
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Individual All-Around
    • 5
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Team All-Around
    • =11
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Horse Vault
    • 30
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Parallel Bars
    • 23
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Horizontal Bar
    • 12
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Pommelled Horse
    • 20
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Side Horse
    • 29
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Rings
    • =55
      Artistic Gymnastics
      Rope Climbing