Akinori Nakayama

Akinori Nakayama

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Akinori Nakayama is a professional Japanese gymnast and an Olympics gold medalist. Moreover, Akinori Nakayama is one among two gymnasts to become an Olympic Champion in rings twice.

Early life

Nakayama was born on 1st March 1943 in Nagoya, Japan. He is currently 78 years old and holds Japanese nationality. Likewise, he follows Buddhism and his birth sign is Pisces. He was raised by his parents in Nagoya. However, the name of his parents isn’t disclosed by him. Moreover, he was very skilled from his childhood. He attended the local schools in Nagoya and later graduated from Chukyo University in Nagoya.


Nakayama is professionally a Gymnast. Moreover, he has become an Olympic Champion in rings twice. He has won six medals at the World Championships in 1966. Nakayama became the most successful athlete in the 1968 Summer Olympics. He has been able to win four world titles.

Nakayama is one of the best gymnasts who had ever existed. He was won many competitions on both international and national stages. Nakayama has won four world titles in rings, floor, in competitions, and parallel bars. Moreover, he retired after winning four medals in the 1972 Summer Olympics. 

Akinori Nakayama

Caption: Nakayama performing Source: commons

After retirement, he is working as the vice-president of the Japanese Gymnastics Federation. Likewise, he has also worked in his alma mater, Chukyo University as a coach. Moreover, he got mentioned in the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame in 2005. Moreover, we can assume he will get some in the upcoming days.

Net worth

Nakayama is professionally a Gymnast. Talking about his net worth, his estimated net worth is supposed to be about 1.5 million USD. 

Relationship status

Nakayama has not disclosed his relationship status yet. Moreover, we can assume he doesn’t like to bring his personal life into the spotlight.  Nakayama has never been a part of controversies or scandals. Likewise, he has successfully been able to maintain distance from controversies and scandals. however, he doesn’t like to be part of any controversies or scandals.

Body measurements and social media

Talking about his body measurements, Nakayama is a very athletic, strong, and muscular guy. He stands 5 feet 4 inches and weighs about 60 kg. Likewise, he has a pair of dark brown colored eyes and has black hair. 

Nakayama is not much interested in social media. He doesn’t have any social media accounts like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and others. Maybe he doesn’t like to be a part of social media.



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