UCI Urged To Offer Amnesty For Repentant Cheats

PARIS, Jan 16, 2013 (AFP) - The International Cycling Union (UCI) have been urged to reconsider offering an amnesty for riders who admit taking performance-enhancing drugs in the wake of the Lance Armstrong doping scandal. The independent panel probing claims of a cover-up between the sport's governing body and the shamed US rider suggested an amnesty would be "in the interest not only … [Read more...]

UCI Pat McQuaid Rules Out Doping Amnesty

MAASTRICHT, Netherlands, Sept 22, 2012 (AFP) - World cycling chief Pat McQuaid on Saturday ruled out an amnesty for riders who took performance-enhancing drugs during their careers. McQuaid was speaking a day after the International Cycling Union (UCI) adopted a motion at their annual Congress here to focus on the anti-doping effort in order to provide a clean environment for the next … [Read more...]