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Tony Garcy

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameAnthony Michael "Tony"•Garcy
Used nameTony•Garcy
Born20 June 1939 in Ray, Arizona (USA)
Measurements163 cm / 68 kg
AffiliationsYork Barbell Club, York (USA)
NOC United States

Biography

Tony Garcy attended Texas Western College, later the University of Texas at El Paso. He was a teacher at the time of the 1964 Olympics. Garcy was AAU Champion as a lightweight in 1960, 1962, and 1963. He won a gold medal at the 1963 Pan American Games as a lightweight.

Personal Bests: Total – 412.5 kg; Press – 127.5 kg; Snatch – 125.0 kg; Clean & Jerk – 160.0 kg.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1964 Summer Olympics Weightlifting USA Tony Garcy
Lightweight, Men (Olympic) 4

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
1964 Summer Olympics 13 October 1964 Weightlifting Lightweight, Men (≤67½ kg, Triathlon) Final Standings 407.5 4
1964 Summer Olympics 13 October 1964 Weightlifting Lightweight, Men (≤67½ kg, Triathlon) Final Standings 412.5 4
1964 Summer Olympics 13 October 1964 Weightlifting Lightweight, Men (≤67½ kg, Military Press) Military Press, Lift #2 127.5 AC
1964 Summer Olympics 13 October 1964 Weightlifting Lightweight, Men (≤67½ kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #2 125.0 AC
1964 Summer Olympics 13 October 1964 Weightlifting Lightweight, Men (≤67½ kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #1 155.0 AC
1964 Summer Olympics 13 October 1964 Weightlifting Lightweight, Men (≤67½ kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #3 160.0 AC

Special Notes