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# uci - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Nine month ban for cyclist after crash left Jakobsen in coma
# Ban
# Ban

Nine month ban for cyclist after crash left Jakobsen in coma

Nov 11th 2020, 11:23 AM 6,270 Views 4 Comments

Dutch cyclist Fabio Jakobsen said he was grateful to be alive after the finish line crash.

# uci - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

'I have nothing to hide' - Tour de France team leader denies doping after hotel room search
# Probe
# Probe

'I have nothing to hide' - Tour de France team leader denies doping after hotel room search

Sep 23rd 2020, 12:00 PM 41,459 Views 18 Comments

French police are investigating the Arkea-Samsic team of former Giro d’Italia and Vuelta a Espana winner Nairo Quintana.

# uci - Sunday 3 March, 2019

'I still can’t believe it': Ireland's Lydia Boylan wins silver at the Track Cycling World Championships
# Medal Alert
# Medal Alert

'I still can’t believe it': Ireland's Lydia Boylan wins silver at the Track Cycling World Championships

Mar 3rd 2019, 3:53 PM 4,933 Views 8 Comments

The 31-year-old brought Ireland’s medal tally in Poland to two with her win in the women’s points race.

# uci - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

UCI president calls for Team Sky probe after 'unacceptable' doping report findings
# Credibility
# Credibility

UCI president calls for Team Sky probe after 'unacceptable' doping report findings

Mar 7th 2018, 10:38 PM 3,797 Views 7 Comments

Cycling boss David Lappartient has his sights set on Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome.

# uci - Thursday 14 December, 2017

'I haven't broken any rules' - Froome believes legacy remains untainted
# Plea Of Innocence
# Plea Of Innocence

'I haven't broken any rules' - Froome believes legacy remains untainted

Dec 14th 2017, 9:53 AM 4,110 Views 15 Comments

Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana champion Chris Froome says his legacy will be untainted after being asked to explain a drugs test.

# uci - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Belgian cyclist hit with six-year ban for hiding motor in bike seat
# Caught Rapid
# Caught Rapid

Belgian cyclist hit with six-year ban for hiding motor in bike seat

Apr 26th 2016, 2:57 PM 16,957 Views 23 Comments

Femke Van den Driessche is the first person to be banned for such an offence.

# uci - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

This is the 'hidden motor' everyone's been talking about since cycling's 'mechanical doping' scandal
# Broom Broom
# Broom Broom

This is the 'hidden motor' everyone's been talking about since cycling's 'mechanical doping' scandal

Feb 3rd 2016, 9:44 AM 15,085 Views 10 Comments

Bradley Wiggins thinks its been going on a while.

# uci - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Kimmage digging in for 'long and bloody battle' in court with Verbruggen
# Braced
# Braced

Kimmage digging in for 'long and bloody battle' in court with Verbruggen

Jul 8th 2015, 9:42 PM 9,858 Views 0 Comments

The cycling journalist was at a preliminary hearing in a Swiss court today.

# uci - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Go Wiggo! Bradley smashes world record for distance cycled in an hour
# Speed Demon
# Speed Demon

Go Wiggo! Bradley smashes world record for distance cycled in an hour

Jun 7th 2015, 9:29 PM 6,278 Views 8 Comments

The British cyclist travelled 54.5kms in 60 minutes at the Lee Valley VeloPark in London this evening.

# uci - Monday 9 March, 2015

Pat McQuaid admits he 'made mistakes' amid claims of UCI collusion with Lance Armstrong
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Pat McQuaid admits he 'made mistakes' amid claims of UCI collusion with Lance Armstrong

Mar 9th 2015, 11:42 AM 13,766 Views 20 Comments

USADA chief Travis Tygart says he is ready to assist in pursuing prosecution of former cycling chiefs.

# uci - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Paul Kimmage: 'The game is up for the kind of journalism that I practice'
# Interview
# Interview

Paul Kimmage: 'The game is up for the kind of journalism that I practice'

Jul 27th 2014, 10:00 AM 38,689 Views 54 Comments

The Irish journalist is the subject of a new documentary about his troubled relationship with the sport of cycling.

# uci - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Brian Cookson and the UCI hit back at Chris Froome rumours
# Watching The Wheels
# Watching The Wheels

Brian Cookson and the UCI hit back at Chris Froome rumours

Jun 15th 2014, 9:47 PM 5,167 Views 2 Comments

UCI President responds to story in French newspaper that alleged Team SKY rider was allowed use steroids.

UCI accused of giving Froome unfair advantage by allowing use of steroid-based drug - report
# Controversy
# Controversy

UCI accused of giving Froome unfair advantage by allowing use of steroid-based drug - report

Jun 15th 2014, 1:31 PM 4,802 Views 2 Comments

The World Anti-Doping Agency is apparently studying the case, according to French Sunday newspaper, Le Journal du Dimanche.

# uci - Friday 11 April, 2014

Armstrong provides names in written testimony
# Probe
# Probe

Armstrong provides names in written testimony

Apr 11th 2014, 11:29 AM 4,506 Views 5 Comments

The testimony came in written answers to questions in a lawsuit that was settled in late 2013.

# uci - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Ever wanted to own a cinema? Now's your chance
# Buy Me
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# Buy Me

Ever wanted to own a cinema? Now's your chance

Mar 26th 2014, 9:37 AM 18,185 Views 25 Comments

The Odeon in Stillorgan is on sale for €3.5 million.

# uci - Thursday 23 January, 2014

UCI may cut Armstrong ban in return for details
# Probe
# Probe

UCI may cut Armstrong ban in return for details

Jan 23rd 2014, 9:45 AM 2,203 Views 4 Comments

New cycling chief Brian Cookson has floated the idea.

# uci - Friday 27 September, 2013

New cycling boss wants Lance Armstrong to help with 'truth and reconciliation' process
# Change
# Change

New cycling boss wants Lance Armstrong to help with 'truth and reconciliation' process

Sep 27th 2013, 6:11 PM 1,199 Views 2 Comments

Former GB Cycling head Brian Cookson beat Pat McQuaid in today’s UCI Presidential Election.

Lance Armstrong and Twitter react to news that Pat McQuaid has lost his UCI presidency
# Cycling
# Cycling

Lance Armstrong and Twitter react to news that Pat McQuaid has lost his UCI presidency

Sep 27th 2013, 2:29 PM 4,966 Views 1 Comment

The Dubliner was beaten by British Cycling’s Brian Cookson in a vote this afternoon.

McQuaid defeated in UCI presidential vote
# Administration
# Administration

McQuaid defeated in UCI presidential vote

Sep 27th 2013, 1:34 PM 9,590 Views 24 Comments

Brian Cookson won today’s election 24-18 in Florence.

# uci - Saturday 24 August, 2013

'The sport is suffering': Jaimie Fuller and the battle to change cycling
# Focus
# Focus

'The sport is suffering': Jaimie Fuller and the battle to change cycling

Aug 24th 2013, 12:00 PM 5,463 Views 4 Comments

SKINS chairman Jaimie Fuller meets TheScore.ie to talk about cycling’s sickness, the UCI Presidential race, and why he chose to get involved.

# uci - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Swiss collapse puts McQuaid in 'a very difficult position' -- Cookson
# UCI Presidential Race
# UCI Presidential Race

Swiss collapse puts McQuaid in 'a very difficult position' -- Cookson

Aug 21st 2013, 11:54 AM 1,210 Views 3 Comments

UCI President Pat McQuaid’s re-election bid now hinges on a disputed joint nomination from the Thai and Moroccan Cycling Federations.

# uci - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Swiss federation withdraws nomination for McQuaid
# Development
# Development

Swiss federation withdraws nomination for McQuaid

Aug 20th 2013, 8:02 PM 1,991 Views 4 Comments

Jamie Fuller told Newstalk’s Off the Ball that the organisation had “seen the light”.

# uci - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

McQuaid insists he's not breaking any rules in re-election bid
# UCI
# UCI

McQuaid insists he's not breaking any rules in re-election bid

Jul 31st 2013, 6:26 PM 1,214 Views 3 Comments

The Irishman has responded to Brian Cookson’s claims that he is acting out of desperation.

# uci - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Watch Ireland's Kelvin Batey win gold at the BMX World Championships
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Watch Ireland's Kelvin Batey win gold at the BMX World Championships

Jul 25th 2013, 1:04 PM 1,997 Views 6 Comments

Batey was crowned world number one in Auckland yesterday.

# uci - Monday 15 July, 2013

I'm no cheat like Lance Armstrong, says Chris Froome
# TDF
# TDF

I'm no cheat like Lance Armstrong, says Chris Froome

Jul 15th 2013, 11:16 AM 3,495 Views 9 Comments

“To compare me with Lance… Lance cheated, I’m not cheating. End of story,” the British rider said today.

# uci - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

'A Bright Future for a Changed Sport' - McQuaid launches re-election manifesto
# Cycling
# Cycling

'A Bright Future for a Changed Sport' - McQuaid launches re-election manifesto

Jul 9th 2013, 7:00 AM 877 Views 2 Comments

The current president maintains he is the right man to lead cycling forward.

# uci - Friday 28 June, 2013

‘Impossible to win Tour without doping’ – Armstrong
# TDF
# TDF

‘Impossible to win Tour without doping’ – Armstrong

Jun 28th 2013, 12:00 PM 2,721 Views 15 Comments

“To take one example, EPO will not help a sprinter to win a 100m but it will be decisive for a 10,000m runner. It’s obvious.”

# uci - Friday 14 June, 2013

UCI approves plans for independent audit into Armstrong scandal
# Cycling
# Cycling

UCI approves plans for independent audit into Armstrong scandal

Jun 14th 2013, 12:00 PM 4,219 Views 6 Comments

The world governing body has agreed to back an investigation into its role in the disgraced cyclist’s doping.

# uci - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Lance Armstrong 'made too many enemies' says former rival Ullrich
# TDF
# TDF

Lance Armstrong 'made too many enemies' says former rival Ullrich

Jun 12th 2013, 12:55 PM 4,639 Views 4 Comments

“He always wanted to be the boss and behaved ruthlessly with his subordinates,” said the disgraced former Tour champion.

# uci - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Greg LeMond backs challenge to cycling chief Pat McQuaid
# Game Of Thrones
# Game Of Thrones

Greg LeMond backs challenge to cycling chief Pat McQuaid

Jun 6th 2013, 10:35 AM 1,145 Views 0 Comments

“The fact there has been an actual reaction in Ireland against him speaks pretty loudly that people in cycling want change,” he said.

# uci - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

British cycling chief to challenge Pat McQuaid and 'restore credibility'
# UCI
# UCI

British cycling chief to challenge Pat McQuaid and 'restore credibility'

Jun 4th 2013, 12:41 PM 5,994 Views 16 Comments

Brian Cookson has revealed plans to replace the current president of the International Cycling Union.

# uci - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Lance Armstrong case: Nike cuts ties to Livestrong
# Yellow
# Yellow

Lance Armstrong case: Nike cuts ties to Livestrong

May 28th 2013, 5:12 PM 1,897 Views 0 Comments

Nine years and $100million later, the sports clothing giants have ended the relationship with the chairty formerly run by Lance Armstrong.

# uci - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Pat McQuaid: Panel to study UCI-Armstrong 'collusion'
# Lance
# Lance

Pat McQuaid: Panel to study UCI-Armstrong 'collusion'

May 23rd 2013, 3:24 PM 889 Views 1 Comment

The Dubliner says claims about the UCI and Armstrong’s relationship “absolutely will be addressed,” next week.

# uci - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Pat McQuaid’s UCI nomination bid gets the nod from Swiss ahead of Irish EGM
# Cycling
# Cycling

Pat McQuaid’s UCI nomination bid gets the nod from Swiss ahead of Irish EGM

May 16th 2013, 12:00 PM 4,426 Views 19 Comments

“It has become clear that my nomination in Ireland has been politicised by a small group of people,” he said today.

# uci - Friday 10 May, 2013

UCI appealing Spanish ruling to destroy blood bags
# Riposte
# Riposte

UCI appealing Spanish ruling to destroy blood bags

May 10th 2013, 8:39 PM 1,081 Views 3 Comments

The judgement would prevent officials from identifying blood-doping clients.

'Skins' boss urges cycling chiefs not to back Pat McQuaid's re-election bid
# Cycling
# Cycling

'Skins' boss urges cycling chiefs not to back Pat McQuaid's re-election bid

May 10th 2013, 3:12 PM 1,588 Views 2 Comments

“For the sake of cycling, we don’t want to see the Swiss Cycling Federation opening what should be a locked door,” Jaimie Fuller said.

# uci - Monday 29 April, 2013

Cycling: Pat McQuaid's presidential nomination declared void
# UCI
# UCI

Cycling: Pat McQuaid's presidential nomination declared void

Apr 29th 2013, 6:44 PM 2,780 Views 3 Comments

Cycling Ireland have reportedly made the move as, “the rules for holding meetings may not have been rigidly adhered to.”

# uci - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Cycling Ireland to hold EGM on McQuaid's nomination
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Cycling Ireland to hold EGM on McQuaid's nomination

Apr 27th 2013, 12:42 PM 5,797 Views 10 Comments

McQuaid has since responded, claiming the meeting is being held as a result of a “technicality”.

# uci - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Lance Armstrong manager hails cycling's 'new era'
# Wut
# Wut

Lance Armstrong manager hails cycling's 'new era'

Apr 18th 2013, 5:13 PM 1,690 Views 6 Comments

Everything’s grand now according to Johan Bruyneel.

# uci - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Cycling Ireland board member resigns after opposing Pat McQuaid nomination
# Steps Down
# Steps Down

Cycling Ireland board member resigns after opposing Pat McQuaid nomination

Apr 16th 2013, 3:47 PM 1,646 Views 3 Comments

Anthony Moran was the Vice-President of Cycling Ireland and has been a board member since 2009.

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