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Irish cyclist Sam Bennett

Sam Bennett: What’s expected from the Irish star in this crucial year?

Sam Bennett has been streets ahead in many of the... Read more...

9 things professional cyclists do differently to amateur riders

Aside from the enormous physiological differences that exist between the... Read more...

An Irish rider’s dream cycling holiday turns into hell on earth…

It was meant to be a dream cycling holiday; the... Read more...

Ian Richardson cycling commute Dublin

What one top Irish cyclist learned on his unusual Dublin commute

Ian Richardson pulled off some great victories on the road... Read more...

Video: “Unbreakable” feature documentary on Race Around Ireland

The Race Around Ireland was fought out last August; riders... Read more...

Video: Irish ex-pro McCormack talks racing and fast living in 1980s USA

When Sean Kelly and Stephen Roche were setting the European... Read more...

excuses poor cycling

9 ready-made excuses for any poor cycling performance

Don’t worry if you’ve put in a brutal ride. Stickybottle... Read more...

Irish cycling and moving on from the helmets and hi-vis cliché

Irish agencies like the Garda and Road Safety Authority have... Read more...

Think cycle safety is all about helmets, hi-vis? Take a look at this

Photo shows why helmets and hi-vis are not main cycle safety issues

If you think helmets and hi-vis should be at the... Read more...

5 talking points from Sam Bennett not securing Giro selection

Irish sprinter Sam Bennett winning a stage of Paris-Nice last... Read more...

Wild Atlantic Way cycling

Video: One-day Wild Atlantic Way cycling trips, Connemara

The Wild Atlantic Way in the west of Ireland is... Read more...

“I could’ve been a contender” – the need to compete as we get (a bit) older

  More and more cyclists and triathletes and continuing to... Read more...

Video: Behind the scenes with the Irish at 4 Jours de Genève

Irish international cyclists Marc Potts and Felix English have been... Read more...

Why we embrace winter cycling; miles, coffee stops and banter

You may be getting a hammering by the elements on... Read more...

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