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Bob Gray

Full name: Robert Hawkes "Bob" Gray
Gender: Male
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: April 25, 1939 in Brattleboro, Vermont, United States
Affiliations: Putney Ski Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cross Country Skiing

Biography

Bob Gray skiied cross-country in two Winter Olympics. Between those two appearances, he was given the Finlandia Award by the USSA Cross-Country Sport Committee, given to the outstanding cross-country skiier in the United States. Gray later married US alpine skiier Kim Mumford, who had one top 10 finish in the World Cup, at Val d’Isere in December 1974. Together they took over a small inn in Randolph, Vermont, which they turned into an inn and ski touring center, the Three Stallion Inn. They later settled in Newbury, Vermont, where they owned The Four Corners Farm, known for its strawberries and other produce.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Winter 28 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing Men's 15 kilometres United States USA 48
1968 Winter 28 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing Men's 4 × 10 kilometres Relay United States USA 12
1972 Winter 32 Sapporo Cross Country Skiing Men's 30 kilometres United States USA 42
1972 Winter 32 Sapporo Cross Country Skiing Men's 50 kilometres United States USA 33

Men's 15 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R
1968 Winter 28 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing United States Final Standings 48 53:24.8 18:56.5 44 39:38.4 51

Men's 30 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R
1972 Winter 32 Sapporo Cross Country Skiing United States Final Standings 42 1-46:38.31 32:57.74 43 1-12:25.35 48

Men's 50 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R I3T I3R
1972 Winter 32 Sapporo Cross Country Skiing United States Final Standings 33 3-01:15.37 51:27.57 29 1-25:21.63 32 2-23:00.21 33

Men's 4 × 10 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1968 Winter 28 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing United States USA Final Standings 12 35:32.6 1-44:27.3 9