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Terry O'Brien

Full name: Terrance William N. "Terry" O'Brien
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
Born: July 28, 1943 in Portland, Maine, United States
Affiliations: US Air Force, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Luge

Biography

Terry O’Brien was from Maine but lived in Plattsburgh, New York when he competed in luge, stationed at Plattsburgh Air Force Base while in the US Air Force. He attended South Portland High School and the University of Maine. O’Brien was US Champion in doubles in 1969 and singles in 1971 and in 1969 was North American Champion in both singles and doubles.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Winter 28 Sapporo Luge Men's Singles United States USA 31
1976 Winter 32 Innsbruck Luge Men's Singles United States USA 28

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IT1 IR1 IT2 IR2 ST1 SR1 ST2 SR2
1972 Winter 28 Sapporo Luge United States USA Final Standings 31 3:38.24
1972 Winter 28 Sapporo Luge United States USA Run 1 34 55.41 16.43 =29 31.53 33 15.10 =34 23.88 33
1972 Winter 28 Sapporo Luge United States USA Run 2 32 55.17 16.37 32 31.46 33 15.09 =36 23.71 32
1972 Winter 28 Sapporo Luge United States USA Run 3 28 54.02 16.26 =25 31.01 =30 14.75 35 23.01 27
1972 Winter 28 Sapporo Luge United States USA Run 4 26 53.64 16.15 19 30.79 =27 14.64 31 22.85 26
1976 Winter 32 Innsbruck Luge United States USA Final Standings 28 3:42.536
1976 Winter 32 Innsbruck Luge United States USA Run 1 34 56.366 20.675 35 33.921 35 13.246 35 22.445 28
1976 Winter 32 Innsbruck Luge United States USA Run 2 34 55.647 20.431 38 33.450 36 13.019 34 22.197 28
1976 Winter 32 Innsbruck Luge United States USA Run 3 33 55.172 20.421 34 33.332 33 12.911 31 21.840 28
1976 Winter 32 Innsbruck Luge United States USA Run 4 30 55.351 20.356 35 33.290 33 12.934 31 22.061 28