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Buster Logan

Full name: William T. "Buster" Logan
Gender: Male
Born: December 9, 1914 in Hackettstown, New Jersey, United States
Died: October 2, 2002 in Belleville, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: Alpine Wheelmen
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cycling

Biography

William Logan, known as Buster, was born to a family of 14 children, with a father who made certain all his boys played sports. Buster competed around Newark, New Jersey and rode for the Alpine Wheelmen. After the Olympics he stayed in Europe, riding races for a year, but then returned to New Jersey. His career was running an Exxon service station in Newark, which he did for over 40 years. Logan fought in World War II with the Army, stationed mostly in Burma (Myanmar). He stayed active throughout his life, running on a treadmill and riding stationary bikes up until his death.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Cycling Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres United States USA 5T
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres United States USA 11

Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank M T
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Cycling United States USA Quarter-Finals Heat Four 2 at ¾ length
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Cycling United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat Two 1 QU 12.0
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Cycling United States USA Round One Heat Five 2 at 1 length

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Cycling United States USA Round One Heat Five 1
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