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Tom Jacobs

Full name: Thomas Michael "Tom" Jacobs
Gender: Male
Born: August 14, 1926 in Montréal, Québec, Canada
Died: April 10, 2014
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cross Country Skiing, Nordic Combined

Biography

Tom Jacobs skied for Middlebury College, but his efforts in building the ski industry after college made him a ski icon. After college he was a ski coach at the University of Colorado and was the Executive Director of the National Ski Association in 1956-57. He founded Inside Edge Ski & Bike Shop in Glen Falls, New York in the early 1950s. In 1965 he and his wife founded Reliable Racing, a mail-order ski and bicycle racing company. They also started Inside Edge Ski & Bike Shop in Glen Falls, New York. Jacobs was inducted into the US Ski Hall of Fame in 2007.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Winter 25 Oslo Cross Country Skiing Men's 18 kilometres United States USA 66
1952 Winter 25 Oslo Nordic Combined Men's Individual United States USA 21

Men's 18 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R
1952 Winter 25 Oslo Cross Country Skiing United States Final Standings 66 1-16:43 33:00 =69

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T D DP SP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S
1952 Winter 25 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Final Standings 21 367.439
1952 Winter 25 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Cross Country Skiing, 18 kilometres 19 187.939 1-16:43
1952 Winter 25 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Ski Jumping, Normal Hill 21 179.5
1952 Winter 25 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 1 18 90.5 57.0 49.0 41.5 14.0 13.5 14.0 14.0 13.5
1952 Winter 25 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 2 25 non-scoring 55.5 56.5 48.5 7.0 2.0 3.0 4.5 1.5 2.0
1952 Winter 25 Oslo Nordic Combined United States Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 3 20 89.0 56.0 48.0 41.0 14.0 13.0 14.0 13.0 14.0
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