Sky Carron

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameSchuyler Anthony "Sky"•Carron
Used nameSky•Carron
Born24 August 1921 in Lyon Mountain, New York (USA)
Died15 June 1964 in Plattsburgh, New York (USA)
AffiliationsLake Placid BC, Lake Placid (USA)
NOC United States


Other than the bronze medal in 1948, Sky Carron’s biggest achievement in sledding came in 1947 when he and his Olympic partner, Fred Fortune, won the North American 2-man title. Carron was a veteran of World War II. He was a retired car salesman and worked for both Keeseville Sales & Service and the Walter F. Kenney Auto Agency.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1948 Winter Olympics Bobsleigh (Bobsleigh) USA Sky Carron
Two, Men (Olympic) Fred Fortune, Jr. 3 Bronze