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Sinton Hewitt

Full name: Thomas Sinton Hewitt
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7 (171 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: 1887 in St. Kilda, Victoria, Australia
Died: 1976 in Geelong, Victoria, Australia
Affiliations: Malvern Harriers AC, Malvern (AUS)
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Sinton Hewitt was a long-distance runner who had modest success before World War I, but became Australia’s best in the early 1920s. He enlisted in the service in September 1915 and left for Europe in May 1916. A professional theatre manager, he assisted [Frank Beaurepaire] in organizing entertainment for the troops, serving as a stage manager of the “Thee Coo-Ees,” a troupe of pierrots formed from various Australia units.

Personal Best\: 10000 – unknown; Mar – unknown.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer Antwerpen Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Australia AUS 10 h2 r1/2
1920 Summer Antwerpen Athletics Men's Marathon Australia AUS 30

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1920 Summer Antwerpen Athletics Australia Round One Heat Two 10

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer Antwerpen Athletics Australia Final Standings 30 3-03:27.0
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