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1959 NCAA Skiing Championships

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Sport  College skiing
Administrator(s)  NCAA
Champions  Colorado (1st title)
Location  Winter Park, Colorado
Venue(s)  Winter Park Resort
1st runners-up  Denver
1959 NCAA Skiing Championships

The 1959 NCAA Skiing Championships were contested in Winter Park, Colorado at the 6th annual NCAA-sanctioned ski tournament to determine the individual and team national champions of men's collegiate alpine, cross country skiing, and ski jumping in the United States.

Colorado, coached by Bob Beattie, captured the national championship, edging out rivals Denver in the team standings. This was the Buffaloes' first title.

Venue

This year's championships were contested at the Winter Park Resort in Winter Park, Colorado.

This was the second time Winter Park, as well as the state of Colorado, hosted the championships, previously hosting in 1956.

References

1959 NCAA Skiing Championships Wikipedia


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