Jeff Hastings Professional Ski Jumper

Jeffrey Paul "Jeff" Hastings (born June 25, 1959, in Mountain Home, Idaho) was an American ski jumper who competed in the Olympic Winter Games in Sarajevo in 1984. He is a longtime ski-jumping analyst for televised coverage of Winter Olympics competitions. Jeff Hastings is a graduate of Williams College (1980) and the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College (1990). When competing at the 1984 Olympic Winter Games, Jeff finished fourth on the large hill, placing just behind Pavel Ploc of Czechoslovakia, 2/10ths of a point out of the medals. This was the best American finish in ski jumping since the 1920s. Jeff finished fourth overall on the World Cup circuit in 1984, was US national champion 4 times, and won a World Cup in Lake Placid on the large hill in 1983. Since retiring from competition in 1985, Hastings has served as a television ski-jumping analyst for several Winter Olympics games, from Calgary '88 to Vancouver 2010. Jeff Hastings is currently the President of PRO-CUT International, an automotive specialty product supply company located in West Lebanon, New Hampshire. He lives near Hanover, New Hampshire with his wife and three children.

Personal details

Date of birth
June 25th, 1959
United States of America




1. Williams College Colleges/University

Williams College is a private liberal arts college located in Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States. It was established in 1793 with funds from the estate of Ephraim Williams. Originally a men's college, Williams became co-educational in 1970. Fraternities were also phased out during this period, beginning in 1962. Williams forms part of the historic Little Three colleges, along with Wesleyan University and rival Amherst College.

Type Private school
2013. 1.89 bil. $
2010. 1.53 bil. $
Institution colors
June 22nd, 1793
Hopkins Hall, 880 Main Street, 01267 - Williamstown, Massachusetts
2012. 2,052
2010. 2,048
2009. 2,064
2012. 54
2011. 58
2010. 53
2008. 49
Acceptance rate
2013. 17.0 %
2012. 16.7 %
2011. 17.3 %
2010. 19.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 46.3 K $
2010. 41.2 K $
Official web page
Wikipedia article

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People attended Williams College connected by profession and/or age

b. 1958., Mathematician
b. 1959., Politician
b. 1955., Politician
b. 1960., Judge
b. 1959., Appointee
b. 1955., Novelist
b. 1958., Organization leader
b. 1955., Historian


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