Full name: Anthony "Anton" Hegarty
Born: December 14, 1892 in Londonderry, Derry, Great Britain
Died: August 10, 1944 in Rugby, Warwickshire, Great Britain
Affiliations: Rugby Harriers
Country: Great Britain
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
After placing 12th in the 1920 International Cross-Country, Anton Hegarty finished fifth in the Olympic race. In 1921 he made his second appearance in the International, placing 28th. Prior to World War I he was in the Army, stationed in Rugby, but had a medical discharge prior to the war. He helped form the City of Derry Harriers in 1919, but later returned to Rugby, where he died in a traffic accident.
Personal Best\: 4 miles – 20:58.2 (1920).
|1920 Summer||27||Antwerpen||Athletics||Men's Cross-Country, Individual||Great Britain||GBR||5|
|1920 Summer||27||Antwerpen||Athletics||Men's Cross-Country, Team||Great Britain||GBR||2||Silver|
|1920 Summer||27||Antwerpen||Athletics||Great Britain||Final Standings||5||27:57.0|