Ron Steele

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameRon Eston•Steele
Used nameRon•Steele
Born19 August 1953 in Leavenworth, Washington (USA)
Measurements183 cm / 80 kg
AffiliationsLeavenworth Winter Sports Club
NOC United States


Ron Steele was the US ski jump champion in 1974. He competed that year at the World Championships, placing 40th on the normal hill and 46th on the large hill. Steele won the 1974 Copper Peak ski flying title. He attended the University of Utah and represented Leavenworth Winter Sports Club. In 1977 he was NCAA ski jumping champion, and he made All-American for three years.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) USA Ron Steele
Normal Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 41
Large Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 25