Daniel Martin

Nationality: Ireland

Hometown: Birmingham (UK)

Date of birth: 20/08/1986

Martin has cycling in his DNA, and cycling is very much a family affair. His father Neil raced for many years, and his uncle Stephen Roche and cousin Nicholas Roche are both champions.

Height 176 cm
Weight 62 kg
Pro since 2008
Victories 19
Giro d'Italia 1
Tour de France 5
Vuelta a Espana 4

Daniel has managed quite well in carrying on his family name in the cycling world.


He has obtained important results in the Classics (Lombardia, Liege-Bastogne-Liege) as well as stages in the Tour de France and the Vuelta a España.


Daniel likes to analyse every situation down to the smallest detail, in order to find the best conditions that allow him to excel.


Besides English, he speaks fluent French, Spanish and German; he also understands Italian quite well

He joined UAE Team Emirates
Stage Criterium du Dauphiné: Valmorel
Stage Tour de France: Mur de Bretagne

Stage Volta ao Algarve: Alto da Fóia

Stage Volta a Catalunya: La Molina
Stage Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana: Fredes

Il Lombardia
Stage Tour of Beijing: Mentougou

Liege-Bastogne-Liege
Stage Tour de France: Bagnéres de Bigorre
Stage Volta a Catalunya: Port-Ainé
General class. Volta a Catalunya

Stage Vuelta a Espana: La Covatilla
Giro della Toscana
Stage Tour de Pologne: Terma Bukovina

Tre Valli Varesine
Japan Cup
Stage Tour de Pologne: Ustrón
General class. Tour de Pologne

General class. Route du Sud