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Leslie Housden

Full name: Leslie George Housden
Gender: Male
Born: October 30, 1894 in Bromley, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: December 19, 1963 in Basingstoke, Hampshire, Great Britain
Affiliations: South London Harriers, London (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Leslie Housden finished 31st in the 1920 Olympic marathon, more than 40 minutes behind the winner. The younger brother of international hurdler, Fred, he qualified as a doctor at Guy's Hospital and specialized in child welfare work. He was medical advisor to the Save the Children Fund and was awarded the OBE.

Personal Best: Mar – unknown.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 25 Antwerpen Athletics Men's Marathon Great Britain GBR 31

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer 25 Antwerpen Athletics Great Britain Final Standings 31 3-14:07.0