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Frank Jones, Jr.

Full name: Francis Anthony "Frank" Jones, Jr.
Nickname(s): Captain
Gender: Male
Height: 5-5.5 (167 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: June 15, 1948 in Belmont, Massachusetts, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Luge

Biography

“Captain” Frank Jones was from Framingham, Massachusetts when he competed in luge doubles at the 1972 Sapporo Winter Olympics, sliding alongside [Jack Elder]. Jones attended Worcester Junior College.

Jones went into the furniture retail business in southern New Hampshire near the Lakes Region. He then started a party rental business called Unique Entertainment Rental. Jones settled on Anna Maria Island on Florida’s Gulf Coast where as Captain Frank he ran cruise tours around the island on the M/V Minnow.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Winter 23 Sapporo Luge Mixed (Men)'s Doubles United States-1 USA 15

Mixed (Men)'s Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank
1972 Winter 23 Sapporo Luge United States-1 USA Jack Elder Final Standings 15
1972 Winter 23 Sapporo Luge United States-1 USA Jack Elder Run 1 16
1972 Winter 23 Sapporo Luge United States-1 USA Jack Elder Run 2 14
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