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Colombian Women's Cycling and How the Sport's Governing Body Helped a Twitterstorm Go Mainstream

Ben Atkins | Posted 16.11.2014 | UK Sport
Ben Atkins

That's right, the governing body of an Olympic sport and its president is hanging six athletes out to dry in a media hurricane, along with their team and their national federation, over a badly lit picture that appeared on Twitter.

Armstrong Meets Former Soigneur And Whistleblower Emma O'Reilly

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK Sport

Lance Armstrong has come face-to-face with his former soigneur and doping whistleblower Emma O'Reilly 13 years after they last saw each other. O'Re...

McQuaid Loses Swiss Cycling Support For UCI Presidential Election

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Sport

The beleaguered International Cycling Union (UCI) president Pat McQuaid's bid for a third term has lost the support of Swiss Cycling. A Swiss resid...

62,000 Sign Petition For Women's Tour De France

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Sport

More than 62,000 people had signed a petition calling for a women's Tour de France version to be staged the day after Chris Froome rode into the histo...