Three-time Olympic medalist Tommy Kono in studio - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Three-time Olympic medalist Tommy Kono in studio

(HawaiiNewsNow) - We have three-time Olympic medalist and one of the pioneers in weight lifting, Tommy Kono in studio. He competed in 1952, 1956 and 1960 and medalled in three different weight classes. He competed in clean and press, snatch-clean and jerk. Kono won the world title six straight years, setting a total of 21 world titles. He also had a successful body building career.

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