Richard Montpetit

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameRichard•Montpetit
Used nameRichard•Montpetit
Born11 October 1939 in Verdun, Québec (CAN)
Measurements165 cm / 59 kg
NOC Canada


Richard Montpetit won silver in pommelled horse, vault, and with the team as well as bronze in robe climbing at the 1959 Pan American Games. Four years later he won silver with the team and bronze in pommelled horse at the 1963 Pan American Games.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1960 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) CAN Richard Montpetit
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) 85
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) =81 r1/2
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) =73 r1/2
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) =60 r1/2
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) 96 r1/2
Rings, Men (Olympic) =98 r1/2
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) =86 r1/2

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