Bob Reynolds

The identity of one of the lesser figures in Stephen's list of creditors in Nestor, "Bob Reynolds," remained a mystery until recently. It now seems certain that the reference is to one of Oliver Gogarty's cycling friends, who was four years older than Joyce.  

John Hunt 2022

Unidentified early bicycle race in Ireland. Source:

Postcard ca. 1900 by an unknown photographer showing racing cyclists at the VĂ©lodrome of the Parc des Princes, Paris. Source: Wikimedia Commons.