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John Caldwell

Full name: John Homer Caldwell
Gender: Male
Born: November 28, 1928 in Detroit, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: US Navy, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cross Country Skiing, Nordic Combined

Related Olympians: Father of Tim Caldwell; Uncle of Sophie Caldwell.

Biography

John Caldwell graduated from Dartmouth in 1946, where he was a four-event ski competitor, and then became a ski coach and math teacher at The Putney School in Vermont, teaching there from 1953-89. Along the way, he coached the US cross-country team at the Winter Olympics in 1960, 1964, 1968, and 1972, and 1984, and coached the Australian team in 1980. He became an author, writing The Cross Country Ski Book, which went through eight editions, and in 1996 Caldwell founded the New England Nordic Ski Association, serving as its first President from 1996-2002. He was inducted into the US Ski Hall of Fame in 1983.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Cross Country Skiing Men's 18 kilometres United States USA 73
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Nordic Combined Men's Individual United States USA 22

Men's 18 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Cross Country Skiing United States Final Standings 73 1-25:42 36:20 76

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T D DP SP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Final Standings 22 301.773
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Cross Country Skiing, 18 kilometres 22 155.273 1-25:42
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Ski Jumping, Normal Hill 25 146.5
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 1 24 59.0 57.5 49.5 9.5 4.0 4.0 3.5 2.0 2.0
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 2 23 non-scoring 57.5 57.5 49.5 8.0 3.0 3.5 3.0 1.0 2.0
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 3 21 87.5 58.0 50.0 37.5 13.0 13.0 12.0 12.5 12.0
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