Birr cyclist hoping to compete in Tour de France

Photo courtesy of Arkéa Pro Cycling Team

Local cyclist Megan Armitage has signed for one of the top women’s professional teams for the coming season.

The Birr native joins the Arkea squad for 2023 having only been cycling competitively for less than three years.

26 year old Megan is aiming for a place on the team for the Women’s Tour de France and Giro d’Italia next year.