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UCI promises heavy multi-discipline testing for mechanical doping

The UCI has hailed its new scanning method for mechanical doping and has promised that it will continue to test heavily in all disciplines throughout the year. 

Jonathon Harker
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Disc brakes: Trials continued 'despite numerous red flags'

The eagerly awaited introduction of disc brakes to pro road riding was suspended earlier this month after injuries sustained by Movistar team rider Francisco Ventuso at Paris-Roubaix. 

Jonathon Harker
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Industry responds to UCI's suspension of disc-brakes in road racing

Industry responds to UCI's suspension of disc-brakes in road racing

The World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry has issued a statement saying it supports the UCI's decision to suspend the trial of disc-brakes in the pro peleton but makes ...

Carlton Reid
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UCI hands time trialists greater saddle flexibility

UCI hands time trialists greater saddle flexibility

The UCI has significantly relaxed its stance on saddle positioning, allowing time trialists to now utilise a saddle tilt of up to nine degrees, with a 1mm margin for error.

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Train on the 2015 road world championships course - digitally

Train on the 2015 road world championships course - digitally

Zwift, the gaming-to-cycling company, has partnered with Richmond 2015, the organisers of September’s UCI Road World Championships, to create a digital version of the course. This will enable pro ...

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UCI to begin testing disc brakes in pro road cycling

UCI to begin testing disc brakes in pro road cycling

It has been already been heavily rumoured, but today it has been announced that the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) will begin tests this season with a view to introducing disc ...

Jonathon Harker
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UCI promises more support for women's cycling

UCI promises more support for women's cycling

The Union Cycliste International (UCI) has unveiled a two year plan to further the development of women's road cycling.

Jonathon Harker
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11 cycling teams form breakaway management company

11 cycling teams form breakaway management company

Today sees the launch of Velon, a breakaway rights management company that represents eleven professional cycling teams "to drive a financial model that, in line with other international sports, ...

Carlton Reid
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WFSGI appoints officials to saddles committee

WFSGI appoints officials to saddles committee

The World Federation of Sporting Goods Industries has created a bicycle saddle committee to provide scientific and health data to the Union Cyclise Internationale. Saddle experts Dave Schindler of ISM ...

Carlton Reid
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UCI chief: 'Embracing the future means embracing innovation better'

UCI chief: 'Embracing the future means embracing innovation better'

Growing cycling worldwide, developing women's cycling, embracing openness and transparency and overhauling the structure of elite men's road cycling are among the aims for the UCI over the coming year.

Jonathon Harker
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