April Fool

Alberto Contador lands new personal sponsorship

Alberto Contador – the beleaguered Tour de France champion fighting back doping charges – has signed a deal to become the new corporate spokesman for the Chick-Fil-A fast-food restaurant chain in its European expansion plans. Contador, who claims he tested positive for clenbuterol during last year’s Tour after eating contaminated Spanish beef, will take a […]

Garmin-Cervélo, HTC-Highroad work to get around UCI radio ban

While some top professional teams have tried to organize protests against the UCI’s radio ban, others are approaching the issue technologically, rather than politically. VeloNews has recently been able to confirm speculation surrounding two “under-the-radar” projects by the Garmin-Cervélo and HTC-Highroad teams to communicate with its riders during races, circumventing the UCI race-radio ban. Understandably […]