Hiroshi Matsunobu

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHiroshi•Matsunobu
Used nameHiroshi•Matsunobu
Original name松延•博
Born15 October 1915
AffiliationsTokyo Higher Normal School, Bunkyo (JPN)
NOC Japan


Hiroshi Matsunobu attended Tokyo Higher Normal School while competing in gymnastics at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. He graduated in 1937. Later, he was appointed professor at the Faculty of Physical Education of the Tokyo University of Education.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) JPN Hiroshi Matsunobu
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) 79
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Japan 9
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) =56
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) 89
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) 73
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) 73
Rings, Men (Olympic) 83
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) 68