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Cary Adgate

Full name: Cary Glen Adgate
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: August 21, 1953 in Lansing, Michigan, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Alpine Skiing

Biography

Cary Adgate skied the World Cup circuit from 1974-80, posting five top 5 finishes, but never quite cracked the podium. In 1978, he placed ninth in giant slalom at the World Championships. In 1981 Adgate turned professional and skied on the World Professional Skiing Tour, retiring in 1989. He won 25 races as a pro, and was named US Professional Ski Racer of the year in 1984. He also won six US national titles, including the US slalom championship in 1974 and 1976, and in 1972 won the prestigious Roche Cup downhill at Aspen. After his retirement from the pro tour, Adgate skied masters races. He was named Ski Sport Ambassador for Boyne Resort in Michigan, where he had grown up skiing. In 2008 he was inducted into the US Ski Hall of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing Men's Giant Slalom United States USA 21
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing Men's Slalom United States USA 13
1980 Winter 26 Lake Placid Alpine Skiing Men's Giant Slalom United States USA AC DNF

Men's Giant Slalom

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing United States Final Standings 21 3:36.41
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing United States Run 1 23 1:48.64
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing United States Run 2 21 1:47.77
1980 Winter 26 Lake Placid Alpine Skiing United States Final Standings AC DNF
1980 Winter 26 Lake Placid Alpine Skiing United States Run 1 23 1:22.48
1980 Winter 26 Lake Placid Alpine Skiing United States Run 2 AC DNF

Men's Slalom

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing United States Final Standings 13 2:09.53
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing United States Run 1 14 1:03.06
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing United States Run 2 13 1:06.47
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