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Dev Jennings

Full name: Harold Devereaux "Dev" Jennings
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 172 lbs (78 kg)
Born: June 28, 1924 in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: April 14, 2000 in Waterville Valley, New Hampshire, United States
Affiliations: Aspen Ski Club, Aspen (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Alpine Skiing

Biography

Dev Jennings learned to ski in Salt Lake City, but joined the 10th Mountain Division in World War II, serving first as a rock climbing and ski instructor and later as a combat rifle squad leader. With 10th Mountain, Jennings served under Bob Dole, later a US Senator and candidate for President in 1996. He skied for the University of Utah and Colorado State University, and represented the Aspen Ski Club. After the 1948 Olympics, Jennings opened Sporthaus, a specialty ski shop in Salt Lake City catering specifically to high performance skiers. He later became a ski official, serving as Assistant Chief of Course at the 1960 Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley. Jennings moved to New Hampshire in 1970 to become Executive Director of the Waterville Valley Association.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Alpine Skiing Men's Downhill United States USA 45

Men's Downhill

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1948 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Alpine Skiing United States Final Standings 45 3:28.2
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