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Jeff Tucker

Full name: Jeffrey Paul "Jeff" Tucker
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: December 10, 1956 in White Plains, New York, United States
Affiliations: U.S. Luge Association
Country: USA United States
Sport: Luge

Biography

Jeff Tucker played soccer in high school at Staples High School in Westport, Connecticut, and also captained the ski team. He went to college at Middlebury, graduating in 1979 with a degree in political science. Tucker started luge in 1976 and was the 1979 AAU Champion. His 12th place finish in singles luge in 1980 was the best finish by a US slider until Duncan Kennedy's 10th in 1992.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Winter 23 Lake Placid Luge Men's Singles United States USA 12

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IT1 IR1 IT2 IR2 IT3 IR3 IT4 IR4 ST1 SR1 ST2 SR2 ST3 SR3 ST4 SR4
1980 Winter 23 Lake Placid Luge United States USA Final Standings 12 3:01.296
1980 Winter 23 Lake Placid Luge United States USA Run 1 17 45.158 12.260 16 21.284 22 31.620 21 37.267 21 9.024 24 10.336 20 5.647 23 7.891 15
1980 Winter 23 Lake Placid Luge United States USA Run 2 13 45.311 12.300 21.321 17 31.651 15 37.308 15 9.021 10.330 15 5.657 =14 8.003 15
1980 Winter 23 Lake Placid Luge United States USA Run 3 14 45.427 12.285 12 21.316 14 31.779 14 37.483 15 9.031 17 10.463 17 5.704 16 7.944 15
1980 Winter 23 Lake Placid Luge United States USA Run 4 16 45.400 12.327 15 21.333 15 31.741 16 37.432 17 9.006 16 10.408 18 5.691 18 7.968 17
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