Darcey Jo - 2023 Women's Cycling Advocate

Darcey Jo (Image: Frank Van Pelt)

Current cycling club?

Cork BMX Club 

What is your current age?

6 and 3 quarters

What cycling discipline are you involved in? 

BMX racing 

What age did you get involved?


Why did you start cycling?

Because mammy said it would be fun!

What has been your involvement in cycling, your story?

I learnt to ride a bike during the first lockdown on our driveway, I had just turned 4.

Do you have a quote that you live by or inspires you?

Nothing, I just want to cycle!

What have been your cycling highlights?

Winning trophies at Courtown BMX 

How do you feel cycling has benefitted you?

It has made me stronger.

What is your favourite thing about cycling?

Winning trophies and medals and making new friends. 

What would you say to other females who may be interested in cycling?

It's fun and you get to make new friends.

How do you feel about becoming a Cycling Ireland Women in Sport Advocate?


What is your * when it comes to the IT’S NOT A RACE* campaign?

IT'S NOT A RACE, Until the gate drops!