Max Heinzer Switzerland

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

07 Aug 1987

Height

1.78m

Weight

73kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides

FENCING

Max Heinzer competed in FENCING

Did you know?

  • Three types of weapon are used in Olympic fencing - the foil, epee and sabre.
  • Point scoring varies from weapon to weapon but all 10 fencing competitions use a knock-out format.
  • Individual fencing bouts last for three rounds of three minutes each, or until one fencer has scored 15 hits against their opponent.
  • In the team events, teams of three fencers compete against their opponents over a series of nine bouts, with the aim of accumulating a maximum of 45 hits.
  • Between 1932 and 1960, Hungarian fencer Aladar Gerevich won a phenomenal six consecutive gold medals - a feat no other Olympian has managed.

Appearances for Max Heinzer

Date Event Won
1 Aug Men's Individual Epee Round of 16, Bout 3
1 Aug Men's Individual Epee Round of 32, Bout 5 Won

Head to Head

Max Heinzer vs Fabian Kauter

Max Heinzer

Max Heinzer Switzerland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

73kg

Age

27

Fabian Kauter

Fabian Kauter Switzerland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.81m (5'11")

Weight

80kg

Age

29

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