U.S. Army Olympian Bio

Specialist Justin Lester

Justin Lester

Event: Wrestling - Greco-Roman

Home State: Ohio

Unit: U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program, Colorado Springs, Colo.

Full Biography

Spc. Justin Lester is a Greco-Roman wrestler in the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program. He also is known in wrestling circles as Harry Lester. A 3-time U.S. National Champion, Lester has been named to seven U.S. World teams. His most recent achievement was winning at the 2012 Olympic Trials. He will represent the U.S. Army and Team USA at the Summer Olympic Games in London.

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Athletic Achievements


U.S. Olympic Team Member

U.S. Olympic Trials Champion


U.S. National Champion

Fifth Place, World Championships


U.S. National Champion


University National Champion

Bronze Medal, World Championships


Bronze Medal, World Championships


U.S. National Champion

Other Accomplishments

6-Time U.S. World Team Member

3-Time U.S. National Champion