Warren Chivers  (deceased)

Year Inducted: 1971

Born: December 12, 1914, Hanover, NH.

Died: August 18, 2006, Saxtons River, VT  

Warren "Winger" Chivers was a very competitive skier winning national titles in Nordic combined and cross country in 1937.  He was selected to the U.S. Olympic ski team in 1936 and 1940.  He was one of the first native born Americans to really challenge the Scandanavian athletes in Nordic skiing events.  He was also a strong alpine skier competing on the U.S. team at the Pan American championships in 1937.  The director of skiing at the Vermont academy from 1940 to 1970 he also served on many committees and was Chief of Interval Timing at the Olympic Winter Games in 1960. 

 


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