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Max Tarnogrocki

Full name: Friedrich-Wilhelm "Max" Tarnogrocki
Gender: Male
Height: 6-1.5 (187 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: September 4, 1904 in Bad Frankenhausen, Thüringen, Germany
Died: December 22, 1993 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: Akademischer Sportverein Dresden
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics


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 – 1:54.4 (1928).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Men's 800 metres Germany GER 4 h3 r1/3

Men's 800 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Round One Heat Three 4 1:59.9
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