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Should David O?Loughlin get his way, then come the Beijing Games this summer he?ll become the first cyclist to win an Olympic medal for Ireland.

It?s a bold ambition, but focusing on the individual pursuit, he has already shown a certain amount of potential by beating Athens finalists Bradley Wiggins and Brad McGee in a special match at his first ever track meet in Manchester last year.

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?I?m not going to say I?m definitely going to come back with a medal, but we?ll aim for the gold and see how far we can get?

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