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Larry Banner

Class of 1993· Disciplines(s): Men's Artistic· Inducted as: Athlete

Larry Banner spent his early years recovering from polio and his young adult years winning national and international championships. The UCLA graduate and former multi-sport athlete was the 1960 vault champion and competed in two Olympics during his athletics career.

Following his competitive years, Banner coached part-time at the University of California-Irvine and taught for 32 years. Banner was also awarded the FIG Insignia of Merit as a World Class Gymnast in 1960.