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Leo Manzano

Track and Field

  • 2008
  • 2012

TwitterName: Leo Manzano
Discipline: 1500m
Height: 5’5”
Weight: 125
Current Residence: Austin, Texas
College: University of Texas

Olympic Experience:
  • 2008 Olympic Games, 12th place
  • 2012 Olympic Games, silver medal
Career Highlights:
  • 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials 1500m champion
  • 2007 USA & NCAA Outdoors 1500m runner-up
  • 3rd at 2006 USA Outdoors
  • 2006 NCAA Indoor mile champion
  • 2005 NCAA Outdoor champion

Fun Facts: Born in Mexico, Manzano moved with his family to Texas at the age of four where he soon began running ... After a standout high school career for Marble Falls High School (Marble Falls, Texas), where he won a total of nine Texas 4A state championships, Manzano competed for the University of Texas ... In Austin, he became the first ever Longhorn to make the U.S. Olympic squad in the 1,500m

Learn more: 
USA Track & Field

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