Edward Blood (deceased)
Year Inducted: 1967
Born: July 8, 1908 Bradford, VT
Died: 1991, Durham, NH
Ed Blood was a strong four event skier who captained the University Of New Hampshire ski team. He succeeded in being named to both the 1932 and 1936 U.S. Olympic Teams. Following his competitive career he became the coach of the ski team at UNH, a position he held for 30 years. He helped design the cross country courses at the Olympic Games in Squaw Valley in 1960 and served as Chief of Start and Finish. He actively promoted skiing throughout his life.