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Hans Beck

Full name: Hans Arnold Beck
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Born: April 25, 1911 in Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norway
Died: April 11, 1996 in Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Affiliations: Kongsberg IF, Kongsberg (NOR)
Country: NOR Norway
Sport: Ski Jumping

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Hans Beck came from the famous ski jumping town of Kongsberg. In 1931 he won the junior class in Nordic combined at Holmenkollen, and the next season qualified for the Norwegian team at the 1932 Winter Olympics. In Lake Placid, he was in the lead after the first round, but was surpassed in the second round by his clubmate Birger Ruud. In 1935 he won Holmenkollen in ski jumping, and the next year he was second in the Norwegian Championships. Beck worked as a salesman of sport equipment.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Winter 20 Lake Placid Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill, Individual Norway NOR 2 Silver

Men's Normal Hill, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS D DP SP J1S J2S J3S
1932 Winter 20 Lake Placid Ski Jumping Norway Final Standings 2 227.0
1932 Winter 20 Lake Placid Ski Jumping Norway Jump 1 1 116.5 71.5 60.0 56.5 19.0 18.5 19.0
1932 Winter 20 Lake Placid Ski Jumping Norway Jump 2 4 110.5 63.5 54.0 56.5 19.0 19.0 18.5