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Art Tokle

Full name: Arthur Emil "Art" Tokle
Gender: Male
Born: August 16, 1922 in Løkken Verk, Meldal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Died: March 3, 2005 in Dover, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: Bear Mountain Ski Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Ski Jumping

Biography

Art Tokle was born in Norway but emigrated to the United States with his brother Torger Tokle. They both became top ski jumpers in the US, but his brother was killed in action during World War II. After Art Tokle’s competitive career ended, he served as US Olympic coach in 1964 and 1968, and was a technical director for ski jumping at the 1980 Olympic Winter Games. He and his brother were inducted into the U.S. Ski Hall of Fame – Torger in 1959 and Art in 1970.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Winter 29 Oslo Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill, Individual United States USA 18T

Men's Normal Hill, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS D DP SP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S
1952 Winter 29 Oslo Ski Jumping United States Final Standings 18T 199.5
1952 Winter 29 Oslo Ski Jumping United States Jump 1 18T 100.5 62.5 52.5 48.0 16.0 16.0 15.0 17.5 16.0
1952 Winter 29 Oslo Ski Jumping United States Jump 2 20 99.0 63.0 53.0 46.0 16.0 16.0 15.0 15.0 14.0