Cheryl Leitner

Track and Field

Name: Cheryl Leitner
Sport: Para Track and Field
Event: 100m, 200m
Height: 5’2”
Current Residence: Toms River, NJ
College: Gemological Institute of America

Paralympic Experience:
  • 2012 Paralympic Games - 5th (100m), 7th (200m)
  • 2008 Paralympic Games
  • 2000 Paralympic Games
Career Highlights:
  • 2011 Parapan American Games Competitor (100m, 200m)
  • 2011 IPC World Championships Competitor
  • 2010 U.S. Paralympic Track & Field National Championships – Third (100m, 200m,
  • 2007 Parapan American Games – Fifth (100m), sixth (200m)
  • 2001 IPC World Championships Competitor
  • 1999 Parapans American Games – Bronze
  • 1998 IPC World Championships - Bronze

    Fun Facts: Daughter of Sandra Kipp… Has two sisters, Dana Leitner and Sharon Leitner, and a
    brother, James Leitner… Has a niece, Arianna.

    Learn more: 
    US Para Track and Field