Full name: Ross Barta Zucco
Born: April 20, 1934 in South Gate, California, United States
Died: September 28, 1960 in Paramount, California, United States
Affiliations: Midway SC, Saint Paul (USA)
Country: United States
Sport: Speed Skating
Ross Zucco was a specialist in long-distance skating, competing only in the 10K at the 1960 Squaw Valley Olympics, and setting a US record in the event. He had a short career, as only a few months after the 1960 Winter Olympics, he was killed in an automobile accident by a 16-year-old drunk drag racer. Zucco had worked as a plumber.
Personal Bests: 500 â 45.0 (1960); 1500 â 2:21.9 (1960); 5000 â 8:17.8 (1960); 10000 â 16:37.6 (1960).
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