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Bob Rock, Jr.

Full name: Robert Spencer "Bob" Rock, Jr.
Gender: Male
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: October 17, 1949 in Missoula, Montana, United States
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Luge

Biography

Bob Rock was from Montana, going to school at Hellgate High School in Missoula, and later attending the University of Montana. In 1965 he was Junior US champion in both singles and doubles luge. In 1971 Rock was third at the US Championships and placed 51st at the Worlds. Rock later settled in Chandler, Arizona, and became President of the Olympians for Olympians Relief Fund, a charitable group founded in 1999 helping provide funds for former Olympians who have fallen on hard times.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Luge Men's Singles United States USA 44

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IT1 IR1 IT2 IR2 ST1 SR1 ST2 SR2
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Luge United States USA Final Standings 44 3:59.04
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Luge United States USA Run 1 38 55.98 16.45 =31 31.79 37 15.34 39 24.19 39
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Luge United States USA Run 2 35 55.25 16.45 36 31.48 34 15.03 32 23.77 33
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Luge United States USA Run 3 26 53.85 16.40 =36 30.98 29 14.58 25 22.87 26
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Luge United States USA Run 4 44 1:13.96 16.32 =35 46.51 44 30.19 44 27.45 44