Australian Aths History
Leslie 'Les' MCKEAND (NSW)
Male       b. 17 Sep 1924 d. 11 Nov 1950
Competition   Event Position Result
International Competition
1948 Olympic Games  Triple Jump 7/27 Qual 14.55m; Final 7th 14.53m
1950 Commonwealth Games  Triple Jump 2/11 2nd 50'1¾"(15.28m)
  Javelin Throw 7/8 7th 164'11½"(50.28)
 
National Competition
1946-47 Aust. T & F  Triple Jump 2 47'6"(14.48m)
  Javelin Throw 3 176'6"(53.80m)
1949-50 Aust. T & F  Triple Jump 1 50'4½"(15.35m)
  Javelin Throw 1 194'11"(59.43m)

 

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