Full name: Thomas Sinton Hewitt
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)
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.
|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|
|1920 Summer||Antwerpen||Athletics||Australia||Round One||Heat Two||10|
|1920 Summer||Antwerpen||Athletics||Australia||Final Standings||30||3-03:27.0|