Full name: Charles Hines Foster
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: December 23, 1893 in Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada
Affiliations: Detroit YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association)
Country: United States
Although born in Canada Charles Foster emigrated to the United States in 1915 and became a US citizen in 1918. He was a walker whose best finishes in AAU competition came from 1922-25 in the 5 km. walk, when he placed in the top four every year, finishing second in 1923. He competed for the Detroit TC and Detroit YMCA. Foster worked as an auto mechanic.
Personal Best: 10 km. Walk â 49:09 (1924).
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