Famous Irish Cyclists

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Sean Kelly
(Road bicycle racer)
Sean Kelly
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Birthdate: May 24, 1956
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Carrick-On-Suir, Ireland

Of his 16-year-long stint as a professional cyclist, Sean Kelly has spent 5 years as the world’s number one racer. A specialist in classic races, he was the Paris–Nice winner for 7 consecutive times. Regarded as the second-best cyclist ever, he later had a successful career as a Eurosport commentator.

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Stephen Roche
(Road racing cyclist)
Stephen Roche
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Birthdate: November 28, 1959
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dundrum, Dublin, Ireland
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Sam Bennett
(Cyclist)
Sam Bennett
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Birthdate: October 16, 1990
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Menen, Flanders, Belgium
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Dan Martin
(Road racing cyclist)
Dan Martin
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Birthdate: August 20, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Birmingham, England

Dan Martin is an England-born Irish retired road racing cyclist. During his professional career that spanned 13 years, Martin won stages of 2013 as well as the 2018 Tour de France and took part in two Olympic Games. Renowned for his achievements in one-day races, Martin won the 2010 Tre Valli Varesine and the 2010 Japan Cup Cycle Road Race.

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Dervla Murphy
(Cyclist, Writer)
Dervla Murphy
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Birthdate: November 28, 1931
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lismore, Ireland
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Conor Dunne
(Cyclist)
Conor Dunne
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Birthdate: January 22, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: St Albans, Hertfordshire, England