Lorentz Eide

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games (non-medal events)
Full nameLorentz Martin•Eide
Used nameLorentz•Eide
Born30 January 1924 in Bergen (NOR)
Died27 March 1992 in Worland, Wyoming (USA)
NOC United States


Lorentz Eide was born in Bergen, Norway. He had settled in the United States and was in the US Army in 1948 as a member of the 38th Regimental Combat Team in Colorado. Eide was a private at the time and competed as a member of the USA military patrol team in the demonstration event at the 1948 St. Moritz Winter Olympics.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1948 Winter Olympics Military Ski Patrol (Skiing) USA Lorentz Eide
Military Ski Patrol, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) United States 8