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.
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.