Former South African professional bike rider Malcolm Lange will be launching his book on the 27th of November in Johannesburg, South Africa. Lange, owner of two successful racing teams known as Team Bonitas and Team RECM, has always felt very passionate about fighting doping in cycling. His attitude to honesty and integrity is a part [...]
Cycle sport will carry the wounds inflicted from the recent sanctioning of disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong and the evidence in USADA’s Reasoned Decision document for a long while yet. Journalists who have never even written about our beautiful sport have been queuing up to join the character assassination of cycling. ‘Rightly so’ some will say. [...]
Question: How can we get a new power structure within the UCI when Article 53 of the constitution states: “The term of office of a member of the Management Committee shall come to an end by resignation or death ……..” On Irish Radio on the 22nd of October, The UCI president admitted after the UCI [...]
Bike Pure and Junior Racing Foundation (JRF) today announced that they have forged a partnership and plan to promote honest ethical practices while activating Youth into cycling….Read more
Thankfully our sport, regardless of recent events is in a much better place than it was a decade ago. Systematic doping of entire teams is largely a thing of the past, but weak individuals and corrupt support staff still sadly exist, seeking to cheat and steal victories. One very dangerous practice currently being abused by [...]
Many athletes have blamed ‘supplement contamination’ for testing positive over recent years. With an abundance of products now available, it is becoming increasingly difficult to ensure that each and every one is free from banned substances. We recently received an email from Informed Sport asking us to publish an article on the subject to help athletes understand the possible risks involved with taking such substances and how they ensure that certain products are safe.
Bike Pure have launched a major poster campaign to promote sporting ethics and integrity. The poster campaign entitled ‘Put Your Hands Up For Fair Honest Sport’ is launched in eight languages and will be available for download on the organisations website and displayed in cycle stores worldwide.
We are pleased to announce partnership links with the Taylor Hooton Foundation in the USA. We have long since sanctioned against the use of illegal performance enhancing steroids in sport. Sometimes, though, steroid use goes beyond sports and ethics and becomes a matter of life and death. The median age for beginning steroid use is [...]