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Matthew Hamon

Full name: Matthew M. Hamon
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: September 3, 1968 in San Francisco, California, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cycling

Related Olympians: Cousin of Jimmy Heuga.

Biography

Matthew Hamon was primarily a track cyclist who was on the US national team from 1990-95. Hamon usually raced team pursuit, and won six consecutive US titles (1991-96) in that event. He won a silver medal in team pursuit at the 1994 World Championships and added a bronze medal in the event at the 1995 Worlds. Hamon also won a silver medal in team pursuit at the 1991 Pan American Games.

Hamon attended Humboldt State University but he later obtained a masters’ in fine arts from the University of Washington. He became a college professor of art, teaching at the University of Washington, Prescott College, Montana Tech, Evergreen State College, and the University of Montana.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 23 Barcelona Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres United States USA 9

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1992 Summer 23 Barcelona Cycling United States USA Qualifying Round 9 4:22.963
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