Gymnastics at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Men's artistic team all-around

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Gymnastics at the
1972 Summer Olympics
Team all-around   men   women

Individual all-around men women
Vault men women
Floor men women
Pommel horse men
Rings men
Parallel bars men
Horizontal bar men
Uneven bars women
Balance beam women

These are the results of the men's team all-around competition, one of eight events for male competitors in artistic gymnastics at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. The compulsory and optional rounds took place on August 27 and 29 at the Sports Hall.


Gold Gold Silver Silver Bronze Bronze
 Japan (JPN)
Shigeru Kasamatsu
Sawao Kato
Eizo Kenmotsu
Akinori Nakayama
Teruichi Okamura
Mitsuo Tsukahara
 Soviet Union (URS)
Nikolai Andrianov
Viktor Klimenko
Alexander Maleev
Edvard Mikaelian
Vladimir Schukin
Mikhail Voronin
 East Germany (GDR)
Matthias Brehme
Wolfgang Klotz
Klaus Köste
Jürgen Paeke
Reinhard Rychly
Wolfgang Thüne


The final score for each team was determined by combining all of the scores earned by the team on each apparatus during the compulsory and optional rounds. If all six gymnasts on a team performed a routine on a single apparatus during compulsories or optionals, only the five highest scores on that apparatus counted toward the team total.

Rank Team Total
Gold medal icon.svg  Japan (JPN) 571.250
Silver medal icon.svg  Soviet Union (URS) 564.050
Bronze medal icon.svg  East Germany (GDR) 559.700
4  Poland (POL) 551.100
5  West Germany (FRG) 546.400
6  North Korea (PRK) 545.050
7  Romania (ROU) 538.900
8  Hungary (HUN) 538.600
9  Czechoslovakia (TCH) 538.550
10  United States (USA) 533.850
11  Switzerland (SUI) 533.000
12  Yugoslavia (YUG) 530.100
13  France (FRA) 522.650
14  Cuba (CUB) 519.900
15  Bulgaria (BUL) 516.350
16  Italy (ITA) 510.100