I have just found out that a guy I used to cycle with at the Sundrive Velodrome in Dublin, is competing in the UCI World Cup event at the London Velodrome this weekend! His name is Eoin Mullen and he is a member of the team representing Ireland.
You can read about Eoin and the rest of the team here...
"Ireland Name Team for London"
"Ireland’s Mullen faces Hoy and other top sprinters on London World Cup debut"
"From the Aran Islands to the London Velodrome, teenager Mullen sprints into the big time"