Full name: Friedrich-Wilhelm "Max" Tarnogrocki
Height: 6-1.5 (187 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: September 4, 1904 in Bad Frankenhausen, ThÃ¼ringen, Germany
Died: December 22, 1993 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: Akademischer Sportverein Dresden
Max Tarnogrocki, whose real name was Friedrich-Wilhelm, was an 800 runner who competed at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics, but was eliminated in the heats. The same year he was runner-up at the German Championships. In 1925 he was German champion with the 3x1,000 relay. By profession he was a lawyer, economist and tax accountant.
Personal Best: 800 â 1:54.4 (1928).
|1928 Summer||23||Amsterdam||Athletics||Men's 800 metres||Germany||GER||4 h3 r1/3|
|1928 Summer||23||Amsterdam||Athletics||Germany||Round One||Heat Three||4||1:59.9|