Hans Knecht

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Hans Knecht
Personal information
Full name Hans Knecht
Born (1913-09-26)September 26, 1913
Albisrieden, Switzerland
Died March 8, 1986(1986-03-08) (aged 72)
Zürich, Switzerland
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider

Hans Knecht (26 September 1913 in Albisrieden – 8 March 1986 in Zürich) was a Swiss professional road racing cyclist. The highlight of his career was winning the World Cycling Championship in 1946. He was the Swiss National Road Race champion in 1943, 1946 and 1947.[1] He was a professional cyclist from 1939 to 1949.


  1. ^ "National Championship, Road, Elite, Switzerland (Men)". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 13 March 2015. 

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