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Syd Luyt

Full name: Thomas Sydney Andrew "Syd" Luyt
Gender: Male
Born: December 11, 1925 in Germiston, Gauteng, South Africa
Died: June 4, 2010
Country: RSA South Africa
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Syd Luyt had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1950 British Empire Games marathon. In the 1950 British Empire Games 6 miles he finished eighth.

Personal Best: Mar – 2-32:41 (1952).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 22 London Athletics Men's Marathon South Africa RSA 6
1952 Summer 26 Helsinki Athletics Men's Marathon South Africa RSA 11

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1948 Summer 22 London Athletics South Africa Final Standings 6 2-38:11.0
1952 Summer 26 Helsinki Athletics South Africa Final Standings 11 2-32:41.0
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