Tony Hoar

British cyclist

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

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
Professional teams
1955Hercules Cycles
1956Cilo - Saint-Raphaël

He finished in last place in the 1955 Tour de France.[4]

Hoar died on 5 October 2019 of cancer at the age of 87.[5]


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