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Robert Pidacks

Full name: Robert Walter Pidacks
Gender: Male
Born: January 28, 1929 in Rumford, Maine, United States
Died: March 28, 1999 in St. Pete Beach, Florida, United States
Affiliations: Maine Outing Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cross Country Skiing


Robert Pidacks was born in Maine to Lithuanian immigrants, and after prep school at Gould Academy, he would graduate from the state school, the University of Maine, in 1951, where he studied forestry. After the 1952 Winter Olympics he served in the Korean War, but also competed at the 1954 World Championships. He continued to compete in local races in Maine through the 1960s. He is a member of the University of Maine Sports Hall of Fame and the Maine Ski Hall of Fame.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Cross Country Skiing Men's 18 kilometres United States USA 72

Men's 18 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Cross Country Skiing United States Final Standings 72 1-18:25 34:10 75
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