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Leo Sjogren

Full name: Leo Allan Sjogren (Sjögren-)
Gender: Male
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: April 3, 1914 in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Died: February 21, 1997 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: FAAC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Competing for the Finnish-American AC, Leo Sjogren won nine AAU walk championships between 1952-58, including four consecutive in the 50 km. walk from 1952-55.

Personal Best: 50kmW – 4-30:57 (1955).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 38 Helsinki Athletics Men's 50 kilometres Walk United States USA AC DNF
1956 Summer 42 Melbourne Athletics Men's 50 kilometres Walk United States USA 12

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1952 Summer 38 Helsinki Athletics United States Final Standings AC DNF
1956 Summer 42 Melbourne Athletics United States Final Standings 12 5-12:34.0