Posts Tagged ‘ performance enhancing drugs ’

Ryder Hesjedal, and the Garmin-Barracuda Misfits

May 31, 2012
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Ryder Hesjedal, and the Garmin-Barracuda Misfits

Canadian Ryder Hesjedal, the winner of the Giro d’Italia last week showed the world that it can be done without doping. Hesjedal’s team, Garmin-Barracuda which was started by Jonathan Vaughters, prides itself on its anti-doping stance, according to an article in the Wall Street Journal about the team published today. Hesjedal put in a...
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Floyd Landis Retires from Cycling

January 18, 2011
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Floyd Landis Retires from Cycling

Floyd Landis, the embattled cyclist who won the 2006 Tour de France, only to be stripped of his title on allegations of taking performance enhancing drugs, has retired from cycling. Landis has had a tumultous four years since that infamous win: after spending two years vehemently defending his Tour title and engaging thousands of...
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World Doping Rejects Contador Meat Story

November 18, 2010
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World Doping Rejects Contador Meat Story

In inspecting the meat from the carniceria (meat store) in Irun, Spain, in "none of the inspections, in none of the analyses done with the owners of the meat, was there found any clenbuterol,"
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UCI Asks Spain To Try Contador

November 9, 2010
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UCI Asks Spain To Try Contador

The International Cycling Union has asked the Spanish cycling federation to start disciplinary proceedings against Alberto Contador, reported the NY Times today. Contador won the 2010 Tour de France, but on July 21–the middle of the race–was tested positive in both A and B samples, for Clenbuterol. The muscle building drug is used mostly...
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In the News

Cookson Still Endorsing Cycling Move to Winter Olympics

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In the News — April 9, 2014 UCI cycling  head Brian Cookson has reiterated his desire to discuss the re-allocation of select Summer Olympic...
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