Phil Zajicek

Phil Zajicek admits doping and cover-up, suspended for life

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has announced the life-time suspension of former Fly V Australia rider Phil Zajicek after he admitted to a second doping offense for purchasing erythropoietin (EPO), and a third doping offense for providing false testimony at an American Arbitration Association (AAA) panel hearing, as well as encouraging other witnesses to provide false testimony.

USADA press release on Phil Zajicek

Related article US Cyclist, Zajicek, Admits Doping Violations; Accepts Sanction For Lifetime Ineligibility June 10, 2011 USADA announced today that Philip Zajicek of Boulder, Colorado, an athlete in the sport of cycling, has admitted to a second doping offense for purchasing erythropoietin (EPO), and a third doping offense for providing false testimony at an American […]

A conversation with Phil Zajicek, the lone American on Pegasus finds a home

NOOSA, Australia (VN) _ If there’s one outstanding thing Phil Zajicek has learned in eleven seasons as a pro, it’s that he needs an environment where he can be himself. He’s found the place — and now, he just can’t wait to race. Like a classic Cabernet Sauvignon, Phil Zajicek appears to be growing better […]

Fly V wants UCI upgrade, then Tour

Fly V Australia is aiming to become the first Australian ProTour team — and the first Aussie squad to race the Tour de France.