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Allez Le Tour

clock July 12, 2013 10:59 by author Brian
My Tour de France starts here, let's hope it goes better than previous experiences [More]

Lance Armstrong v Usada: The timeline

clock October 14, 2012 15:14 by author Irish Examiner Sports
It reads like a Hollywood blockbuster but Lance Armstrong's history with the Usada doesn't make for pretty reading [More]

USADA CEO Travis T Tygart's statement on Lance Armstrong

clock October 10, 2012 19:04 by author Irish Examiner Sports
The evidence demonstrates that the ’code of silence’ of performance enhancing drug use in the sport of cycling has been shattered, according to Tygart [More]

10 contenders for the elite national cycling championships

clock June 23, 2012 14:33 by author Brian
Who is going to win the elite national cycling championships in Clonmel tomorrow? Brian Canty looks at 10 who'll be in with a shout [More]

'The bunch exploded into many pieces and I found myself in the second group'

clock May 23, 2012 21:34 by author Irish Examiner Sports
Halfway through this year's An Post Rás and Patrick Clarke recalls his toughest ever Rás stage of any of the four he has done [More]

Irish quintet with more than a chance

clock May 19, 2012 23:15 by author Brian
Though many Irish riders will line up for the start of the An Post Rás in Dunboyne tomorrow, only a select few have a chance of winning a stage. Here, Brian Canty profiles five who can dare to dream [More]

McLaughlin geared up for tilt at Rás title

clock May 17, 2012 20:34 by author Brian
Donegal-born professional cyclist Ronan McLaughlin admits he can't wait to roll out of Dunboyne on Sunday for the 60th edition of the An Post Rás [More]

The three worst letters for a cyclist - DNF

clock April 9, 2012 19:07 by author Brian
It may not have ended like I would have liked but I've no regrets from the 2012 Rás Mumhan [More]

'It’s a split second decision, do I sprint or do I wait in hope?'

clock April 8, 2012 22:26 by author Brian
Three days down at the Kerry Group Rás Mumhan and it's not getting any easier, writes Brian Canty [More]

I knew my petrol light was on but I’d passed the last filling station

clock April 7, 2012 21:50 by author Brian
Day two at the Kerry Group Rás Mumhan was another epic, with the Connor Pass wreaking havoc with the peloton, writes Brian Canty [More]


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