Author Bio

Chris Hoare is the eldest son of ‘Mad Mike’.

He was educated at one of the best private schools in South Africa, Michaelhouse, and he has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Natal in South Africa. Chris has spent most of his working life in journalism of different kinds.

With unique access to Mike and his story, it took Chris about 12 years, working between times, to research and write this authoritative and referenced biography.

Author Chris Hoare shows his father Mike Hoare a copy of ‘Mad Mike’ Hoare: The Legend.