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Max Syring

Full name: Max Syring
Nickname(s): Der eiserne Max
Gender: Male
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: August 20, 1908 in Reuden, Zerbst, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Died: April 14, 1983 in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Affiliations: KTV Wittenberg, Lutherstadt Wittenberg (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Brother-in-law of Walter Schönrock; Brother-in-law of Karl-Heinz Becker.

Biography

Max Syring had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1938 European Championships 10000 metres.

Personal Bests: 5000 – 14:39.0 (1939); 10000 – 30:06.6 (1940).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics Men's 5,000 metres Germany GER 6
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Germany GER 5
1936 Summer 27 Berlin Athletics Men's 5,000 metres Germany GER 10 h3 r1/2

Men's 5,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics Germany Final 6 14:59.0
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics Germany Round One Heat Two 6 QU 15:48.5
1936 Summer 27 Berlin Athletics Germany Round One Heat Three 10

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Athletics Germany Final Standings 5 31:35.0