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Congratulations Sam Bennett

28/05/2018
What a few weeks for Sam Bennett!! Three stage wins in the Giro d'Italia 2018! 


From the superstar who won a European Junior Title in the Points Race on the Track - 

 
  
A young Sam Bennett winning gold in the Junior Men's Points Race at the UEC European Track Championships in 2008

To the regular on the Irish Team with a talent for sprinting! 




Sam Bennett competing on the Irish National Team at the UEC European Road Championships in Denmark in 2017 with team mates Sean McKenna and Damien Shaw. This was a good week for McKenna and Shaw at the Rás Tailteann with McKenna winning stage 6 and Shaw finishing 4th overall.



This week Bennett truly earned hero status, with three phenomenal stage wins in the Giro d'Italia 2018, one of the world's most prestigious bike events! 


The stage wins kicked off with this sensational win on Stage 7 from Pizzo to Praia a Mare: 



Not satisfied with just one stage win, the Tipperary man went on to get another sensational victory on Stage 12 from Osimo to Imola: 



The creme de la creme came when Bennett won the final stage in Rome - Stage 21: 



Something tells us that this is just the beginning! Thanks for the lift, Sam, and congrats on a super tour!


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