Andy Schleck Angered Over Frank’s Sacking

ALBI, France, July 05, 2013 (AFP) - Former Tour de France champion Andy Schleck on Friday hit out at his RadioShack team after their decision to sack his older brother Frank, days before a ban for using a banned diuretic ends. Frank Schleck himself also expressed his bewilderment at being told he has no future at the Luxembourg based squad. RadioShack's management company Leopard … [Read more...]

Team RadioShack Will Not Renew Frank Schleck

MONTPELLIER, France, July 04, 2013 - RadioShack cycling team have announced they will not renew the contract of former Tour de France podium finisher Franck Schleck. Schleck, the older brother and teammate of 2010 Tour de France champion Andy, was handed a one-year ban after it was announced before the 16th stage of last year's race that he had tested positive for a banned diuretic. … [Read more...]

Schleck Controversy Deepens Team RadioShack Woes

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PAU, France, July 17, 2012 - The future of RadioShack cycling team was placed further into doubt Tuesday after leading rider Frank Schleck quit the Tour de France following a positive test for a banned diuretic. Schleck, considered one of the best climbing specialists in the peloton, finished third overall last year one place behind his younger brother Andy, the 2010 champion. He … [Read more...]

Schleck Questioned By Police After Positive Test

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Written by: Justin Davis PAU, France, July 17, 2012 (AFP) - Luxembourg's Frank Schleck, a former podium finisher, was being questioned by police on the fringes of the Tour de France Tuesday after testing positive for a banned diuretic, his RadioShack team said. Schleck, who had already quit the race after being informed of the positive test, went to a local police station of his … [Read more...]

Frank Schleck Statement Regarding Positive Drug Test

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Our team attaches great value to transparency. Because of this, we can announce the following as a response to the adverse analytical finding of xipamide in Fränk Schleck's urine sample of July 14 during the Tour de France. After being informed by the UCI about the presence of xipamide in the urine sample of Fränk Schleck on July 14, the team has decided to immediately withdraw Fränk … [Read more...]

RadioShack Is Andy Less At Tour de France

PARIS, June 18, 2012 - RadioShack on Monday announced two 40-year-old riders in their team for the Tour de France, already shorn of 2010 champion Andy Schleck, the Luxemburger having sustained a fractured pelvis last week. German Jens Voigt and American Chris Horner, born within a month of each other in 1971, will be on the start line in Liege, Belgium, on June 30 alongside Frank Schleck, … [Read more...]

Team RadioShack 2012 Tour de France Preselection Roster

The RADIOSHACK NISSAN TREK Team Management made a preselection of 14 riders for the 2012 Tour de France (June 30 – July 22). Fabian Cancellara, Jakob Fuglsang, Tony Gallopin, Linus Gerdemann, Markel Irizar, Andreas Klöden, Maxime Monfort, Yaroslav Popovych, Gregory Rast, Hayden Roulston, Andy Schleck, Fränk Schleck, Jens Voigt & Haimar Zubeldia The final roster of 9 riders will be … [Read more...]

Chris Horner and RADIOSHACK NISSAN TREK riders at Nissan of San Francisco

Defending Champion Chris Horner and RADIOSHACK NISSAN TREK riders at Nissan of San Francisco WHAT: A special opportunity for fans to meet the RADIOSHACK NISSAN TREK riders, immediately preceding Stage 2 of the Amgen Tour of California. Team members will be arriving on the team bus and are available to meet fans and sign autographs. Consumers will have the opportunity to take home a … [Read more...]

Frank Schleck Leads Team RadioShack in Giro

PARIS, April 28, 2012 - Frank Schleck will spearhead the RadioShack challenge in next month's Tour of Italy, replacing the injured Jakob Fuglsang, his team announced on Saturday. Schleck, who was third in last year's Tour de France, but was not originally slated for Italy, leads a nine-man team in the May 5-27 Giro after Fuglsang was ruled out with a left knee injury. "My season … [Read more...]

Team Leopard-Trek and Team RadioShack Merge

LUXEMBOURG-BASED TEAM LEOPARD-TREK IS PROUD TO WELCOME RADIOSHACK AND NISSAN AS NEW MAIN SPONSORS. Leopard announces that RadioShack and Nissan are joining the Leopard-Trek World Tour Team as sponsors for the 2012 and 2013 seasons. Leopard will continue to hold its existing UCI World Tour License. The team will be re-branded as RadioShack-Nissan- Trek Professional Cycling Team as of next … [Read more...]