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Jay Rand

Full name: Jay J. Rand, II
Gender: Male
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: March 4, 1950 in Lake Placid, New York, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Ski Jumping

Biography

Jay Rand attended the Northwood School in Lake Placid and became a world class ski jumper, competing nationally and internationally with the US ski jumping team from 1966-77. Rand competed at the 1970 and 1974 World Championships. A graduate of the University of Colorado, he was NCAA ski jumping champion while there, and later attended graduate school at the University of Vermont. He settled around Lake Placid, and later became manager of the Lake Placid Olympic ski jump complex. After several years in that position, he was made the manager of the Whiteface Mountain Ski Area. Rand also served as a board member for North Elba Township.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Winter 17 Grenoble Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill, Individual United States USA 42
1968 Winter 17 Grenoble Ski Jumping Men's Large Hill, Individual United States USA 35

Men's Normal Hill, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS D DP SP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S
1968 Winter 17 Grenoble Ski Jumping United States Final Standings 42 178.4
1968 Winter 17 Grenoble Ski Jumping United States Jump 1 49T 85.8 70.0 48.8 37.0 12.5 12.5 13.5 11.0 12.0
1968 Winter 17 Grenoble Ski Jumping United States Jump 2 31 92.6 70.5 49.6 43.0 14.5 14.5 14.0 14.5 14.0

Men's Large Hill, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS D DP SP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S
1968 Winter 17 Grenoble Ski Jumping United States Final Standings 35 174.7
1968 Winter 17 Grenoble Ski Jumping United States Jump 1 36 90.9 90.0 47.4 43.5 15.0 14.0 14.0 14.5 15.0
1968 Winter 17 Grenoble Ski Jumping United States Jump 2 39 83.8 86.0 41.8 42.0 14.0 14.0 14.0 13.5 14.0