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Max Holzboer

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games, Non-starter
SexMale
Full nameWilhelm Max•Holzboer
Used nameMax•Holzboer
Other namesMax Holsboer
Born1899 in Chur (SUI)
AffiliationsAkademischer EHC Zürich, Zürich (SUI)
NOC Switzerland

Biography

Max Holzboer started his career in 1910 with Genève HC, but in 1912 started playing with Berliner HC in Germany, and stayed with that club until he retired in 1935. Holzboer skated at the 1920 Antwerpen Olympics, the 1911 European Championships, and the 1912 LIHG Tournament. He later refereed at the 1936 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Winter Olympics.

Holzboer’s career was as a physician. He was a friend of controversial German filmmaker and actress Leni Riefenstahl and acted in several of her movies.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) SUI Max Holzboer
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) Switzerland 5
1924 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) SUI Max Holzboer
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) Switzerland DNS

Referee

Games Sport (Discipline) / Event NOC / Team Phase Unit Role As
1936 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) SUI Max Holzboer
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) Group B Czechoslovakia — Sweden Referee
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) Group D Great Britain — Sweden Referee

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