Eino Isak Walter PENTTI

United States of America USA

Athletics

  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Los Angeles 1932
  • Year of Birth
    1906
Olympic Results

Biography

Eino Isak Walter PENTTI

Eino Pentti was AAU 6-miles champion in 1934 and 1937-38. He also won AAU long-distance titles over 15 km. in 1940 and 25 km. in 1934. He represented the Millrose AA. Born in Finland, Pentti settled in the US at age 24. During World War II he used his skiing skills to teach US Army recruits to ski. Pentti later became a physiotherapist and massage therapist in New York, numbering among his clients many of the rich and famous, including Marlon Brando, Burt Lancaster, Frank Sinatra and Al Pacino.

Personal Best: 10K – 30:54.6 (1938).

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Berlin 1936

#16
10,000 metres
10,000 metres Athletics
Olympic Results
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Los Angeles 1932

#DNF
10,000 metres
10,000 metres Athletics