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The Horner Conundrum

09/9/2013| 3 comments
by Neil Browne

The Horner Conundrum

Chris Horner is over 40 and could win a grand tour. Let's take a deeper look.

Chris Horner is over 40 and could win a grand tour. Let's take a deeper look.

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Training & Health

Study indicates Tour de France riders live longer

09/4/2013| 0 comments
by Reuters and Roadcycling.com

Study indicates Tour de France riders live longer

French riders in the Tour de France live an average of six years longer than the general population and die less often of cardiovascular problems, researchers found. Findings may help ease worries about the effect of extreme exercise on the heart.

French riders in the Tour de France live an average of six years longer than the general population and die less often of cardiovascular problems, researchers found. Findings may help ease worries about the effect of extreme exercise on the heart.

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News & Results

UCI reports no doping cases from 2013 Tour de France

08/21/2013| 0 comments
by AP and Roadcycling.com

UCI reports no doping cases from 2013 Tour de France

No riders tested positive for doping at the Tour de France, the International Cycling Union (UCI) announced earlier today.

No riders tested positive for doping at the Tour de France, the International Cycling Union (UCI) announced earlier today.

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UCI presidency candidates Cookson and McQuaid in another angry clash

08/17/2013| 0 comments
by Reuters and Roadcycling.com

UCI presidency candidates Cookson and McQuaid in another angry clash

The bitter battle for the presidency of cycling's governing body took another twist today as the two candidates, incumbent Pat McQuaid and challenger Brian Cookson, were involved in another angry exchange.

The bitter battle for the presidency of cycling's governing body took another twist today as the two candidates, incumbent Pat McQuaid and challenger Brian Cookson, were involved in another angry exchange.

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Garmin-Sharp's Andreas Klier banned for doping

08/17/2013| 0 comments
by AP and Roadcycling.com

Garmin-Sharp's Andreas Klier banned for doping

Retired German cyclist Andreas Klier has accepted a six-month ban after admitting to doping during his career.

Retired German cyclist Andreas Klier has accepted a six-month ban after admitting to doping during his career.

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Study: West Germany cultivated culture of doping

08/6/2013| 0 comments
by AP and Roadcycling.com

Study: West Germany cultivated culture of doping

West Germany's government encouraged and covered up a culture of doping among its athletes for decades, according to a comprehensive study partially released Monday.

West Germany's government encouraged and covered up a culture of doping among its athletes for decades, according to a comprehensive study partially released Monday.

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UCI rule change seeks to aid McQuaid election bid

07/30/2013| 0 comments
by AP and Roadcycling.com

UCI rule change seeks to aid McQuaid election bid

With embattled UCI president Pat McQuaid in an intense contest for his job against British challenger Brian Cookson, the cycling body's election rules are suddenly set to be changed.

With embattled UCI president Pat McQuaid in an intense contest for his job against British challenger Brian Cookson, the cycling body's election rules are suddenly set to be changed.

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Team Katusha Suspends Zabel Following Doping Admission

07/30/2013| 0 comments
by Reuters and Roadcycling.com

Team Katusha Suspends Zabel Following Doping Admission

Former sprint specialist Erik Zabel was suspended by Russian cycling team Katusha after he admitted to persistent doping during his cycling career.

Former sprint specialist Erik Zabel was suspended by Russian cycling team Katusha after he admitted to persistent doping during his cycling career.

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Life's Not Fair

07/29/2013| 0 comments
by Neil Browne

Life's Not Fair

Stuart O'Grady and Erik Zabel discovered a harsh life lesson.

Stuart O'Grady and Erik Zabel discovered a harsh life lesson.

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Senate report reveals Pantani, Ullrich, among 1998 Tour dopers

07/25/2013| 0 comments
by Reuters and Roadcycling.com

Senate report reveals Pantani, Ullrich, among 1998 Tour dopers

The top two in the 1998 Tour de France - Italian Marco Pantani and Germany's Jan Ullrich - were taking the banned blood booster EPO, the results of a French Senate inquiry into doping in sports revealed. The medical stubs enclosed in the 918-page report, when compared against a separate list of test results, also reveal that American Lance Armstrong tested positive for EPO in 1999.

The top two in the 1998 Tour de France - Italian Marco Pantani and Germany's Jan Ullrich - were taking the banned blood booster EPO, the results of a French Senate inquiry into doping in sports revealed. The medical stubs enclosed in the 918-page report, when compared against a separate list of test results, also reveal that American Lance Armstrong tested positive for EPO in 1999.

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