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Crawford Merkel

Full name: Crawford C. Merkel
Gender: Male
Born: June 25, 1906 in Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey, United States
Died: March 1987 in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
Affiliations: Adirondack Bobsled Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Bobsleigh

Biography

Crawford Merkel was the brakeman for Ray Stevens in 1934, when they won the North American 4-man Championship for the Sno Birds of Lake Placid Club. In 1935, he braked for [Curtis Stevens] as they won the US Championship and the North American Championship for the Lake Placid Athletic Club. Merkel worked as a waiter in Lake Placid.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Winter 29 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Men's Four United States-1 USA 4

Men's Four

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit
1936 Winter 29 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Final Standings
1936 Winter 29 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Run 1
1936 Winter 29 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Run 2
1936 Winter 29 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Run 3
1936 Winter 29 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Run 4
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