New UCI chief to crack down on hidden bike motors

  • Cycling Premium
  • Thursday, 21 Sep 2017

BERGEN, Norway (Reuters) - A crackdown on hidden motors is a top priority for International Cycling Union (UCI) president-elect David Lappartient to restore credibility to the scandal-ridden sport.

Lappartient defeated Brian Cookson, who was elected as UCI president on a similar promise in 2013, at the governing body's congress during this week's road cycling world championships.

Article type: metered
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Next In Cycling

High-riding Nur Aiman wins it three in a row Premium
Nurul earns Games call-up after stellar show at Asian meet Premium
Blues for Ci Hui Premium
Cycling-INEOS and marathon runner Kipchoge to set up new cycling academy in Kenya Premium
Cycling-Alaphilippe set for comeback two months after serious crash Premium
Ci Hui the second rainbow jersey holder in 10 years Premium
Debutant Nurul makes history in Asian C’ships Premium
Cycling-Thomas ready to grab his chance at Tour de France Premium
‘Ride’ behind you, brother! Premium
Cycling-Bahrain Victorious withdraw from Tour de Suisse after positive COVID tests Premium

Others Also Read