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Doping in Cycling

Doping in Cycling

Chris Froome’s Olympic dream in doubt says GB coach

By Tom Owen Published 27/04/2021 at 18:50 GMT | Updated 27/04/2021 at 18:50 GMT Great Britain men’s road cycling coach Matthew Brammeier has described Chris Froome’s current level as being “a long way off” Olympic selection, effectively ending any hope the Israel StartUp Nation rider might have had to participate…
bubmag
April 27, 2021
Doping in Cycling

Bjarne Riis steps down as team manager of SAfrica-based NTT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Bjarne Riis is stepping down as as team manager of South Africa-based NTT Pro Cycling, the 1996 Tour de France champion said Wednesday.The Dane, who admitted to doping following his retirement from cycling, said he “departs the organization by mutual consent.”Riis took over the first team…
bubmag
November 11, 2020
Doping in Cycling

Wiggins

Bradley Wiggins says that Mark Cavendish "deserves a far better send off than crying at the end of Gent-Wevelgem", and has urged cycling's World Tour teams to find space for Cavendish in their plans for 2021.Wiggins' comments come after Cavendish broke down in tears at the end of Gent-Wevelgem on…
bubmag
October 12, 2020