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Ski Jumping at the 1932 Lake Placid Winter Games

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Host City: Lake Placid, United States
Date Started: February 12, 1932
Date Finished: February 12, 1932
Events: 1

Participants: 34 (34 men and 0 women) from 10 countries
Youngest Participant: POL Andrzej Marusarz (18 years, 193 days)
Oldest Participant: USA Peder Falstad (38 years, 4 days)
Most Medals (Athlete): 3 athletes with 1 medal
Most Medals (Country): NOR Norway (3 medals)


The ski jumping competition was held on Intervales Ski-hill in Lake Placid which had been built in 1920 then expanded in 1927, increasing it to a 60-metre jump by installing a new steel tower, It had a K-Point of 61 m. 10,000 spectators watched an event that was only held due to the efforts of the organizing committee in moving large amounts of snow into the location.