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Tony Hoar (10 February 1932 – 5 October 2019) was a British racing cyclist.[1][2] He represented England in the road race at the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games in Vancouver, Canada.[3][4]

Tony Hoar
Tony Hoar (1955).jpg
Tony Hoar (1955)
Personal information
Full nameTony Hoar
Born(1932-02-10)10 February 1932
Emsworth, Hampshire, England
Died5 October 2019(2019-10-05) (aged 87)
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional team(s)
1955Hercules Cycles
1956Cilo - Saint-Raphaël

He gained selection for the Tour de France, where he finished in last place in the 1955 Tour de France.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tour de France cult figure, inventor Tony Hoar dies at 87". Times Colonist. Retrieved 10 October 2019.
  2. ^ "Tony Hoar". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 22 April 2014.
  3. ^ "Athletes and results". Commonwealth Games Federation.
  4. ^ "1954 Athletes". Team England.
  5. ^ "Tony Hoar". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 22 April 2014.

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