Sporting Digest: Gymnastics

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The Independent Online

The Swiss Olympic veteran Georges Miez, who won eight artistic gymnastics medals over four Games, has died at the age of 95. Miez won four gold medals, three silver and one bronze in the Games held at Paris in 1924, Amsterdam in 1928, Los Angeles 1932 and Berlin in 1936. After retiring from competition, Miez became an instructor and trainer, and opened his own gymnastics school.