Elected at the UCI in 1998
IRL - Ireland
Date of birth
5 September 1949
Married, 4 children.
Degree Physical Education-Strawberry Hill, University of London (1973).
Physical Education Teacher (1973-1985) ; Cycle Race Promoter (1985-2005).
Cycling to international level.
Cycling, skiing, mountain walking for leisure.
Career in sports administration
National Coach Irish Cycling Federation (1981-1984) ; Board Member Irish Cycling Federation (1985-1994) ; President Irish Cycling Federation (1994-1998) ; Vice-president and Member of the Council of ASOIF (2009-...) ; Member of the Executive Committee and of the Foundation Board of WADA (2009-2012) ; Member of the International Olympic Committee (2010-...)
Member of the UCI
Member of the Management Committee (1998-â€¦) ; President of the UCI Road Commission (1998-2005) ; President of the UCI (2005-...)