Full name: Leo Allan Sjogren (SjÃ¶gren-)
Height: 6-0.5 (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: United States
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. Sjogren competed at two Olympics in the 50 km walk, finishing 12th in 1956. He studied engineering and later became a toolmaker.
Personal Best: 50kmW â 4-30:57 (1955).
|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|
|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|