| Event type

Parallel Bars, Men

Date12 August 1932 — 8:00
LocationLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, California
Participants15 from 6 countries
FormatSeparate competition unrelated to all-around, with specialists allowed to compete on the apparatus. Score based on compulsory and optional exercises on apparatus.

There were 15 competitors from six nations on parallel bars. The gymnasts performed a compulsory and voluntary exercise, with total points determining the final standings. The event was held separately from the all-around. The medalists were exactly the same as in the individual all-around - Romeo Neri followed by István Pelle and then Heikki Savolainen. Neri posted the highest score in both exercises.

1Romeo NeriITA56.928.228.7Gold
2István PelleHUN55.827.728.1Silver
3Heikki SavolainenFIN54.827.527.3Bronze
4Mauri NoromaFIN53.427.725.7
5Mario LertoraITA52.626.925.7
6Al JochimUSA52.426.625.8
=7József HegedűsHUN51.925.726.2
=7Miklós PéterHUN51.926.225.7
9Michael SchulerUSA51.825.726.1
10Savino GuglielmettiITA51.125.026.1
11Frank HauboldUSA50.725.325.4
12Toshihiko SasanoJPN48.224.124.1
13Vicente MayagoitiaMEX44.921.023.9
14Mahito HagaJPN41.920.521.4
15Francisco José ÁlvarezMEX41.220.221.0