Hedwig Leenaert

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Hedwig Leenaert
Lopers 5000 meter Frincke (Duitsland), Michel Bernard (Frankrijk), Hedwig Leen…, Bestanddeelnr 915-3552.jpg
Frincke, Michel Bernard & Hedwig Leenaert (1963)
Personal information
NationalityBelgian
Born(1931-11-28)28 November 1931
Died19 June 2017(2017-06-19) (aged 85)[1]
Sport
SportLong-distance running
Event(s)5000 metres

Hedwig Leenaert (28 November 1931 – 19 June 2017) was a Belgian long-distance runner. He competed in the men's 5000 metres at the 1960 Summer Olympics.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jordens, Michel (23 June 2017). "In Memoriam Hedwig Leenaert, de man die barrières sloopte" (in Dutch). Atletiek Vlaanderen. Retrieved 7 April 2018.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Hedwig Leenaert Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 7 November 2017.