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Max Hess

Full name: Max Hess
Gender: Male
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 157 lbs (71 kg)
Born: December 29, 1877 in Coburg, Bayern, Germany
Died: June 22, 1969 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Philadelphia Turngemeinde, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Gymnastics

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Max Hess competed in four events at the 1904 St. Louis Olympics. He competed in the individual all-around (31st); the individual all-around, apparatus work (50th); the individual all-around, field sports (=10th); and the team all-around, apparatus work and field sports (1th). Hess represented the Philadelphia Turngemeinde. He was born in Bayern, Germany but came to the US as a youth. Hess worked in the family company store in Philadelphia, Hess & Young.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics Men's Individual All-Around United States USA 31
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics Men's Individual All-Around, Field Sports United States USA 10T
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics Men's Individual All-Around, Apparatus Work United States USA 50
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around Philadelphia Turngemeinde, Philadelphia USA 1 Gold

Men's Individual All-Around

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T D(ft)
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Final Standings 31 59.29
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Parallel Bars NP 10.06
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Horizontal Bar NP 10.93
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Side Horse NP 9.80
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States 100 yards 15T 8.5 11.6
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Long Jump 9T 10.0 18.8
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Shot Put 15 10.0 30.7

Men's Individual All-Around, Field Sports

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T D(ft)
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Final Standings 10T 29.6
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States 100 yards 15T 8.5 11.6
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Long Jump 9T 10.8 18.8
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Shot Put 15 10.3 30.7

Men's Individual All-Around, Apparatus Work

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Final Standings 50 30.79
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Parallel Bars NP 10.06
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Horizontal Bar NP 10.93
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics United States Side Horse NP 9.80

Men's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP AP 1cP LJP SPP
1904 Summer 26 St. Louis Gymnastics Philadelphia Turngemeinde, Philadelphia USA Final Standings 1 370.13 30.79 8.5 10.8 10.3
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