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Al Washbond

Full name: Alan Morgan "Al" Washbond
Gender: Male
Born: October 14, 1899 in Keene Valley, New York, United States
Died: July 30, 1965 in Plattsburgh, New York, United States
Affiliations: Keene Valley Athletic Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Bobsleigh

Related Olympians: Father of Bud Washbond.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Al Washbond started sledding with his brother, Bud, but it was with Ivan Brown that he formed one of this country's top 2-man teams ever. Together they won both the AAU and the North American championships in 1935, 1938 and 1939. Washbond lived most of his life in Keene Valley where he worked as the caretaker of several tourist camps.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Winter 36 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Men's Two United States-1 USA 1 Gold

Men's Two

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit
1936 Winter 36 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Ivan Brown Final Standings
1936 Winter 36 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Ivan Brown Run 1
1936 Winter 36 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Ivan Brown Run 2
1936 Winter 36 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Ivan Brown Run 3
1936 Winter 36 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh United States-1 USA Ivan Brown Run 4
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