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Joe Tyler

Full name: Joseph William C. "Joe" Tyler
Gender: Male
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Weight: 201 lbs (91 kg)
Born: January 20, 1948 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Hurricane Bobsled Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Bobsleigh

Related Olympians: Brother of James Tyler.

Biography

Joe Tyler played football for the University of Dayton, graduating in 1970. He competed in bobsledding for the Hurricane Bobsled Club, and represented the US at the 1977 and 1979 World Championships, in addition to the 1980 Winter Olympics. He served as a police officer in Saranac Lake in 1980 at the time of his Olympic participation.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh Men's Two United States-1 USA 6
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh Men's Four United States-2 USA 13

Men's Two

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Brent Rushlaw Final Standings
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Brent Rushlaw Run 1
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Brent Rushlaw Run 2
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Brent Rushlaw Run 3
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Brent Rushlaw Run 4

Men's Four

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh United States-2 USA Final Standings
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh United States-2 USA Run 1
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh United States-2 USA Run 2
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh United States-2 USA Run 3
1980 Winter 32 Lake Placid Bobsleigh United States-2 USA Run 4