Full name: Walter SchÃ¶nrock
Height: 5-5.5 (167 cm)
Weight: 121 lbs (55 kg)
Born: April 10, 1912 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Died: March 19, 1996 in Lutherstadt Wittenberg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Affiliations: KTV Wittenberg, Lutherstadt Wittenberg (GER)
Walter SchÃ¶nrock was the brother-in-law of teammates [Max Syring] and [Karl-Heinz Becker], all three of whom married one of the three ZÃ¤tzsch sisters. He was also the grandfather of butterfly swimmer [Sybille SchÃ¶nrock], who won a silver medal at the 1980 Moskva Games. Walter himself came in 21st in the 10K at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. In 1937, he was German Champion in the 10K and with the 4x1500 m relay, placing second in the 10K in 1938.
Personal Best: 10000 â 30:49.1 (1940).
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Men's 10,000 metres||Germany||GER||21|
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Final Standings||21||32:59.0|