You Are Here > SR/Olympics > Athletes > Lindy Cochran

Lindy Cochran

Full name: Linda Lorraine "Lindy" Cochran (-Kelley)
Gender: Female
Born: July 10, 1953 in Richmond, Vermont, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Alpine Skiing

Related Olympians: Sister of Barbara Cochran; Sister of Marilyn Cochran; Sister of Bob Cochran; Aunt of Jimmy Cochran.

Biography

Lindy Cochran came from the first family of American skiing, the Cochrans. Two of her sisters and a brother also competed for the US in alpine skiing. Lindy skied for the University of Vermont from 1978-81. She was US National Champion in slalom in 1973 and the giant slalom in 1976, and made All-American in 1979 at Vermont. In World Cup races, she had one podium finish and seven top tens, mostly in slalom. Two of her children, Jessica Kelley and Tim Kelley, have become members of the US Ski Team, while another son, has played high level college football and baseball.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing Women's Giant Slalom United States USA 12
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing Women's Slalom United States USA 6

Women's Giant Slalom

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing United States Final Standings 12 1:31.33

Women's Slalom

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing United States Final Standings 6 1:33.24
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing United States Run 1 7 47.96
1976 Winter 22 Innsbruck Alpine Skiing United States Run 2 4 45.28