Albert Hare

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAlbert•Hare
Used nameAlbert•Hare
Born12 May 1887 in New Cross, England (GBR)
Died23 December 1969 in Bexhill-on-Sea, England (GBR)
AffiliationsHerne Hill Harriers, Mitcham (GBR)
NOC Great Britain


Within three months of joining Herne Hill Harriers in April 1909, Albert Hare won the club mile championship. He finished third in the 1,500 at the 1912 Olympic Trials. Hare worked for many years in the Controllers Department of the LCC.

Personal Bests: 1500 – 4:06.2 (1912); Mile – 4:24.2 (1911).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Athletics GBR Albert Hare
1,500 metres, Men (Olympic) 3 h1 r1/2