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Jess Varnish awaits decision on employment tribunal appeal against British Cycling

The decision in Jess Varnish‘s employment tribunal appeal will be announced on Tuesday. Varnish lost her initial employment case against British Cycling in January 2019. The 29-year-old, who was controversially dropped from the Great Britain programme for the 2016 Rio Olympics, argued at the original tribunal that she should be considered an employee of British Cycling or the funding agency […]

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Cancelling Giro d’Italia and Tour de France due to coronavirus would be a disaster, says UCI president

Cancelling the Giro d’Italia and Tour de France would be a disaster for cycling, says Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) president David Lappartient, whose sport has already been badly hit by the coronavirus crisis. Several races, including the Tirreno-Adriatico and Milan-San Remo, have been called off as Italy deals with rapidly escalating numbers of infections and deaths. The Giro d’Italia, the second-biggest race behind […]

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Laura Kenny: British Olympic cycling champion battles through dramatic five-rider crash to finish competition

British cyclist Laura Kenny has been lauded for an incredible display of stoicism after battling through a dangerous five-bicycle crash to finish 12th in the Track Cycling World Championships. The four-time Olympic champion came off her bike late in the first race and was hit by two riders in a dramatic series of collisions that left five competitors needing treatment. Kenny — who is still recovering after […]

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