French cyclist Jeannie Longo, a 59-time national and former Olympic champion, will not face any disciplinary proceedings after missing three random drugs tests, an offense normally synonymous with a doping ban.
GRENOBLE, France (AFP) – The husband of French cycling legend Jeannie Longo, Patrice Ciprelli, was celebrating Wednesday after a French court annulled his French Cycling Federation (FFC) ban for suspected doping offences. Ciprelli, who is also Longo’s coach, was suspended from all coaching activities by the FFC after being accused of procuring the banned blood […]
LYON, France (AFP) — French cycling heroine Jeannie Longo, who pulled out of next week’s world championships following reports she could be banned for missed doping tests, won the Rhone-Alpes time trial in south western France on Saturday. Her lawyer Pierre Albert said that Longo, who normally does not compete in the race because of […]