Paddy Doran

Paddy Doran is the owner and coach at Peak Endurance Coacing


Here’s some details about my cycling and coaching philosophy and activities:


To coach and develop successful, happy, healthy cyclists and people involved in any form of cycle sport.

To help them achieve their goals, whether that means becoming a professional or Olympic athlete. Or to achieve a personal best time in a sportive or triathlon.

About me

I’m from Dublin Ireland and have been involved in top level cycling for more than 40 years as cyclist, coach and soigneur.

Have raced successfully, represented Ireland and won stages of the International Tour of Ireland.

Successfully coached many female and male cyclists to elite level.

I have spent my life practicing and learning about cycling coaching and elite performance and continue to do so.

Was head coach of the very successful Cycling Ireland High performance development coaching programme from 2011 to 2014. This programme has produced a solid group of excellent cyclists at elite level.

Science and Art of Coaching

My coaching is a blend of science and the art of coaching with innovative, holistic programmes that focuses on the athletes needs and life balance.

My training programmes are proven and have helped riders win 3 Ras Tailteanns. circa 25 Ras Stages, Ras Mumhans and any race worth winning in Ireland. National Championships at most distances.

Also many successes in races outside Ireland Like placings in Giro d’Italia stages, Lincoln GP Tour of Langkawi – Herald Sun tour. Also Medals at worlds Masters Championships on the track.


As you can see I am one of only three level 3 cycling Ireland coaches, and Level 2 Coach tutor. A former Cycling Ireland Coach of the year and Coaching Ireland Tutor of the year..

I have achieved a diploma of Cycling trainer in Bad Blankenburg. A certificate in practise and theory of working in groups through Maynooth University.

Certificate in Exercise Physiology and Testing, Trinity College.

What peak endurance coaching offers

  • A very successful, experienced, highly qualified cycling coach
  • One to one coaching sessions
  • One to one performance nutritional analysis consultation
  • Individual or group monthly and yearly programmes
  • Small group coaching sessions
  • Club Coaching seminars, training days and development programmes
  • Club team projects An Post RAS/ Ras Na Mban, Junior Tour Etape d,Tour, Marmotte sportives for example.
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