Great Olympians

Biographies - LEC


Jean-Claude Lecante

B. 1934-11-12, Paris, France
Cycling - Track (1 silver)
1956 HP
Men's Team Pursuit silver 3000
3000


Paul Lecaron

Olympic Competitor nr 753


Franco Leccese

B. 1925-04-24, Condove, Italy; D. 1992-06-23
Athletics - Track & Field
1952 HP
Men's 100 metres R1:3rd 0.023
Men's 4x100m Relay R1:2nd 13
13.023


Andrzej Jan Lech

B. 1946-05-15, Gdynia, Poland
Handball
1972 HP
Men's Team 10th 50
50


Wiesława Aleksandra Lech

B. 1946-10-20, Kraków, Poland
Artistic Gymnastics
1968 HP
Women's Individual All-Round 42nd -4.40
Women's Team All-Round 10th 25
25.00004


Claude le Chatelier

B. 1946-12-17, Caligny, France
Cycling - Road
1968 HP
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial 15th 7.5
7.5


Pavel Leche

B. 1887-05-07 in Ardahan, now in Turkey, then part of the Russian Empire.

Olympic Competitor nr 5298

Ardahan was mostly inhabited by Armenians, and that is the nationality I will ascribe to this athlete.


Emilio Lechner

B. 1940-11-08, Maranza, Italy
Luge
1968 1972 HP
Men's Singles 10th 11th 246
246


Erika Lechner

B. 1947-05-28, Maranza, Italy
Luge (1 gold)
1968 1972 HP
Women's Singles gold dnf 9600.6
9600.6


Heinz Lechner

B. 1928-04-26, represented Austria
Fencing
1948 1952 HP
Men's Sabre, Individual 8th 320
Men's Sabre, Team QF:3rd SF:3rd 227.75
547.75


Alexander Mallace "Sandy" Leckie

B. 1938-03-25, Watford, England, Great Britain
Fencing
1960 1964 1968 HP
Men's Sabre, Individual R2:6th R2:8th R2:6th 0.4694
Men's Sabre, Team R2 R1:3rd 7th 127.5
Men's Foil, Individual R2:6th 0.0034
Men's Foil, Team R1:3rd 22.75
150.7228


William Joseph Hannay Leckie

B. 1928-08-25, from Oxford, represented Great Britain
Rowing
1948 HP
Men's Coxed Fours QF:2nd 127.5
127.5


John MacMillan Stirling Lecky

B. 1940-08-29, Vancouver, BC, Canada; D. 2003-02-25
Rowing (1 silver)
1960 HP
Men's Eights silver 2000
2000


Michael Lecky

B. 1952-11-12, represented Jamaica
Cycling - Track & Cycling - Road
1972 HP
Men's Individual Pursuit QU:26th 0.096
Men's Team Pursuit QU:21st 0.48
Men's Road Race dnf -28.60
0.576


Marcel Leclef

B. 1909-07-25, Antwerpen, Belgium
Bobsleigh
1948 1952 1956 HP
Men's Two 10th sixth 13th 957
957


Edmond Leclerc

B. 1912-01-25, Foulzy, France
Basketball
1936 HP
Men's Team Rep1 0.54
0.54


Georges Leclerc

B. 1903-12-09, Paris, France; D. 1974
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's 3000 m Steeplechase R1:6th 7.8
7.8


Guy Leclerc

B. 1955-10-05, Montréal, Québ., Canada
Aquatics - Water Polo
1972 1976 HP
Men's Team R1:6th 9th 83.2
83.2


Eugène Frédéric Henri "Henry" Leclerc

B. 1872-04-02, La Rochelle, France; D. 1916-09-12
Equestrianism - Jumping
1900 HP
Jumping 2 ac 381.2
381.2

Olympic Competitor nr 511


Jean-Baptiste Leclerc

B. 1920-03-10, Éloyes, France
Freestyle Wrestling
1948 1952 HP
Men's Welterweight (-73 kg) fourth 13th 2438.4
2438.4


Jean-Louis le Clerc

B. 1940-01-19, Bruxelles, Belgium
Hockey
1964 1968 HP
Men's Team R1:6th 9th 106
106


Jean Leclerq

B. 1880, from Lille, represented France
Aquatics - Swimming & Aquatics - Water Polo
1900 HP
Men's Underwater Swimming 11th 96
Men's Water Polo fifth 340
436

Olympic Competitor nr 1308


Pierre-Georges LeClercq

B. 1893-06-19, represented Belgium
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's Marathon 26th 0.096
0.096


Chad Guy Bertrand le Clos

B. 1992-04-12, Durban, South Africa
Swimming (1 gold, 3 silver)
2012 2016 2021 HP
200 m Freestyle silver 4000
100 m Butterfly silver silver 18th 8002.56
200 m Butterfly gold fourth fifth 11250
200 m Individual Medley 9th 240
400 m Individual Medley fifth 1000
4x200 m Freestyle Relay seventh 100
4x100 m Medley Relay 13th 6.4
24598.96

The man who kept Michael Phelps from four consecutive golds in the 200 m Butterfly by beating him in London.


Georges Lecointe

B. 1897-08-16, Boulogne-sur-Mer, France; D. 1932-01-04
Rowing (1 silver)
1924 HP
Men's Coxed Fours silver 3000
3000


Lecointre

Olympic Competitor nr 411


(John Howard) Louis Lecompte

B. 1914-07-28, Mpontréal, Québ., Canada; D. 1970-02-21
Ice Hockey (1 gold)
1948 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Lecomte

from France
Archery
1900 HP
Au Cordon Doré - 50 m 8th 256
256

Olympic Competitor nr 1363


Claudine le Comte

B. 1950-02-27, Namur, Belgium
Fencing
1972 1976 HP
Women's Foil, Individual SF:6th R2:5th 65.053
65.053


Émile-Florent Lecomte

B. 1866, Braine-le-Comte, Belgium; D. 1938
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Painting - unknown event AC 3.724
3.724


Al LeConey

B. 1901-03-11, Mooreston, NJ, USA; D. 1959-11-11
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's 4 x 100 m Relay gold 1600
1600


Maurice Lecoq

B. 1854-03-26, Angers, France; D. 1925-12
Shooting (1 gold, 1 silver, 4 bronze)
1900 1906 1908 bonus HP
Military Rifle fifth 750
Military Rifle, Gras Model 12th 30
Free Rifle, combined 21st 13th 31st 20.37
Free Rifle, standing 19th
Free Rifle, kneeling 22nd
Free Rifle, prone 25th
Free Rifle, team bronze bronze bronze 160 1760
Free Pistol 11th 5360
Free Pistol, 25m gold
Free Pistol, 50m sixth
Free Pistol, team silver 1000
Military Revolver 17th 3
Military Revolver, Gras Model fourth 1200
Duelling Pistol, au visé bronze 1920
Duelling Pistol, au commandement 12th 30
1721.145 9712 480 160 12073

Olympic Competitor nr 1188


L. le Cornu

from Paris, represented France
Rowing
1928 HP
Men's Coxed Fours Rep2 324
324


Federico Lecot

B. 1891, represented Argentina
Rowing
1924 HP
Men's Eights Rep:2nd 500
500


Jules Lecoutre

Olympic Competitor nr 1084


Émile Lecuirot

B. 1907-05-23, Joinville-le-Pont, France
Rowing
1928 1932 1936 HP
Men's Coxless Fours QF 1009
Men's Eights Rep:3rd
1009


Emil Lecuona i Ley

B. 1935-08-30, Bercelona, Spain; D. 2004-02-12
Artistic Gymnastics
1960 HP
Men's Individual Combined 98th -15.26
Men's Team Combined 18th 0.64
0.64


Fernando Lecuona Asencio

B. 1926-05-15, La Habana, Cuba
Gymnastics
1948 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 97th -
Men's Team All-Around 14th 4
Men's Floor Exercise 105th -
Men's Horse Vault 105th -
Men's Parallel Bars 75th -
Men's Horizontal Bar 107th -
Men's Rings 63rd -
Men's Pommeled Horse 79th -
4


Rafael Argelop Lecuona Asencio

B. 1928-06-02, La Habana, Cuba; D. 2014-06-07
Gymnastics
1948 1952 1956 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 81st 116th 52nd -
Men's Team All-Around 14th 4
Men's Floor Exercise 93rd 147th 55th -
Men's Horse Vault 79th 150th 55th -
Men's Parallel Bars 79th 144th 52nd -
Men's Horizontal Bar 94th 106th 55th -
Men's Rings 85th 121st 50th -
Men's Pommeled Horse 53rd 77th 33rd 0.00064
4.00064


René Lécuron

B. 1909-04-26, Paris, France; D. 1985
Athletics - Track and Field
1936 HP
Men's 5000 metres R1:6th 4.32
4.32


Émile Joseph Pierre Lécuyer

B. 1876-04-20, Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
Athletics - Track and Field
1900 HP
Men's 110 m Hurdles fourth 1600
1600

Olympic Competitor nr 780


Léon Lécuyer

Olympic Competitor nr 711

+ shooting 1908


Józef Łęczycki

from Poland
Art Competitions
1928 HP
Architecture - unknown event 2 works 110.06
110.06


Mieczysław Łęczycki

B. 1897, Łódż, Poland
Art Competitions
1928 HP
Architecture - unknown event 2 works 110.06
110.06


Written 2000-12-14 - last modified 2022-07-30

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