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Max Walter

Full name: Max Walter
Gender: Male
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: January 30, 1905 in Metz, Moselle, France
Died: December 30, 1987 in Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: SV Saar 05, Saarbrücken (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Weightlifter Max Walter was European Champion in 1935. He then finished a disappointing eighth at the 1936 Berlin Olympics in the featherweight division. He finished third at the 1937 World Championships, again in the featherweight class. He set five bantamweight and featherweight world records from 1928-35 – two in the snatch and three in the total. He was the German Champion 1928-36 and in 1938. Although born in Alsace Walter grew up in Germany. He later was a long-time coach in his hometown Saarbrücken.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Men's Featherweight Germany GER 8

Men's Featherweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Final Standings 8 280.0
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Military Press 11T 75.0
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Military Press Lift #1 AC 75.0 o
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Military Press Lift #2 AC 80.0 x
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Military Press Lift #3 AC 80.0 x
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Snatch 6T 90.0
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Snatch Lift #1 AC 90.0 x
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Snatch Lift #2 AC 90.0 x
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Snatch Lift #3 AC 90.0 o
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Clean & Jerk 6 115.0
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 115.0 o
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 122.5 x
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Weightlifting Germany GER Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 122.5 x
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