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Haugen Hill
Location Dillon, Colorado, US
Opened 8 March 1918
Closed 1961
Size
K–point K60
Hill record 65.2 m (214 ft)
Flag of United States.svg Anders Haugen
(29 February 1920)

Haugen Hill was a ski jumping hill in Dillon, Colorado. Owned by Dillon Ski Club, it had a K-point at 60 meters.

History

Haugen Hill was constructed by Peter Prestrud, Eyvin Flood, and Anders Haugen, and it was opened on March 8, 1918. Haugen Hill is no longer in use. Two world records in ski jumping were set at Haugen Hill.

Ski jumping world records

Date Name Country Metres Feet
March 1919   Anders Haugen  United States 64.9 213
29 February 1920   Anders Haugen  United States 65.2 214

Coordinates: 39°36′48″N 106°03′57″W / 39.61333°N 106.06583°W / 39.61333; -106.06583  

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