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Team Sky in crisis as dust settles on Froome revelation - RTE.ie

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Dec 14 2017 1:36am

RTE.ie

Team Sky in crisis as dust settles on Froome revelation
RTE.ie
A urine sample Froome gave during the Spanish race was found to contain twice the permitted concentration of salbutamol, a result that could cost him his memorable Vuelta win and see him miss May's Giro d'Italia and the Tour de France in July. A ban ...

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Chris Froome fighting to keep Vuelta title and avoid ban after failing drug test - HeraldScotland

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Dec 14 2017 12:05am

HeraldScotland

Chris Froome fighting to keep Vuelta title and avoid ban after failing drug test
HeraldScotland
Chris Froome could lose his La Vuelta title and World Road Championships medals and miss most of next season after an adverse test for asthma drug salbutamol. A urine sample Froome gave during La Vuelta was found to contain twice the permitted ...

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Roxbury Mulls 'Righter Road Greenway Trail' - Roxbury NJ News ... - TAPinto.net

Trails & Parks - Wed Dec 13 2017 11:48pm

TAPinto.net

Roxbury Mulls 'Righter Road Greenway Trail' - Roxbury NJ News ...
TAPinto.net
ROXBURY, NJ – A paved path being proposed in Roxbury would connect the West Morris Greenway near Horseshoe Lake Park with Ledgewood Park near Mountain Road and Canal Street in Ledgewood. Preliminary plans for the proposed “Righter Road Greenway Trail ...

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How To remain fit and build stamina for Kabaddi - SportsCafe

Skate Bike Run Endurance Speed - Wed Dec 13 2017 10:15pm

SportsCafe

How To remain fit and build stamina for Kabaddi
SportsCafe
Exercising regularly not only helps you in maintaining physical fitness but also helps in building mental strength. Continuity is the most important factor in staying fit. Taking a break will break the rhythm and getting back on track would be ...

Categories: Cycling, Health, Running, Skating

Long-term fix sought for Escarpment Rail Trail - TheSpec.com

Trails & Parks - Wed Dec 13 2017 9:19pm

Long-term fix sought for Escarpment Rail Trail
TheSpec.com
An eroded portion of the Escarpment Rail Trail between the Kenilworth and Wentworth stairs is expected to remain open while Hamilton staff investigates a potential long-term fix. Ward 6 Coun. Tom Jackson raised the issue during capital budget ...

Okanagan Rail Trail moves ahead in bits and pieces - InfoTel News Ltd

Trails & Parks - Wed Dec 13 2017 9:06pm

Okanagan Rail Trail moves ahead in bits and pieces
InfoTel News Ltd
KELOWNA - Construction begins next week on Kelowna's portion of the Okanagan Rail Trail between Dilworth Road and UBC Okanagan with plans already in the works for the next section out to Kelowna International Airport. But what about the the rest of the ...

NZ road cycling big guns to race nationals - Yahoo7 Sport

USA Cycling Tours - Wed Dec 13 2017 8:16pm

NZ road cycling big guns to race nationals
Yahoo7 Sport
The cream of New Zealand men's road cycling have all committed to race at the national championships in Napier. All six Kiwis holding World Tour contracts will contest the men's race on January 7, including this year's Tour of California winner George ...

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'I broke no rules' over drugs test - Froome - New Straits Times Online

Bicycle Touring - Wed Dec 13 2017 8:09pm

New Straits Times Online

'I broke no rules' over drugs test - Froome
New Straits Times Online
(File pix) British cyclist Chris Froome of Sky team, crosses the finish line to win the 9th stage of La Vuelta cycling tour, over 174 km between Orihuela and El Poble Nou de Benitatxell, Spain, Aug 27, 2017. According to news reports, Froome had failed ...
Chris Froome fights to save career after failed drugs test resultThe Guardian
UCI statement on Christopher FroomeUCI

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Allowing Bikes In Wilderness Areas - MyMotherLode.com

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Wed Dec 13 2017 7:18pm

Allowing Bikes In Wilderness Areas
MyMotherLode.com
People who enjoy mountain biking have just as much right to use the public trails as those who enjoy hiking, packing or horseback riding, and our wilderness areas were never intended by Congress to prohibit human-powered mountain bikes. In fact, a year ...

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Lessons from the precedents in Chris Froome case - The Times

Giro d'Italia & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 7:02pm

The Times

Lessons from the precedents in Chris Froome case
The Times
The Italian sprinter was banned for 12 months by the Court of Arbitration for Sport and stripped of his five 2007 Giro d'Italia stage wins. At that time a Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) was required to use salbutamol. He had one but exceeded the ...

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House Natural Resources Committee Votes to Pass HR 1349 by Congressman Tom McClintock - Restoring the ... - Sierra Sun Times

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Wed Dec 13 2017 6:09pm

Sierra Sun Times

House Natural Resources Committee Votes to Pass HR 1349 by Congressman Tom McClintock - Restoring the ...
Sierra Sun Times
December 13, 2017 -- The House Natural Resources Committee today voted to pass H.R. 1349 by Congressman Tom McClintock. The bill would restore the original intent of the Wilderness Act to allow bicycles and other forms of human-powered locomotion in ...

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Chris Froome: Team Sky cyclist says he broke no rules in shock drugs result - New Zealand Herald

Giro d'Italia & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 6:03pm

Chris Froome: Team Sky cyclist says he broke no rules in shock drugs result
New Zealand Herald
Read more: Froome ready to ride Giro next year. Froome's use of asthma medication has been well documented, and the Kenyan-born rider has often been spotted using inhalers in the peloton. He has repeatedly faced questions on whether he is a clean rider ...

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Marianne Vos ready to kick off cyclocross season, eyes 'different outcome' at Worlds on home soil - CyclingTips

Giro d'Italia & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 5:14pm

CyclingTips

Marianne Vos ready to kick off cyclocross season, eyes 'different outcome' at Worlds on home soil
CyclingTips
Our Giro della Donna special guest, Marianne Vos, is back in The Netherlands and ready to kick off her cyclocross season. Similar to the last year, the seven-time cyclocross world champion will complete a short but ambitious campaign, starting at ...

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In the wake of October's devastating northern California wildfires, the cycling community in Sonoma County bands ... - Bicycling

Bicycling - Wed Dec 13 2017 4:46pm

Bicycling

In the wake of October's devastating northern California wildfires, the cycling community in Sonoma County bands ...
Bicycling
Late in the evening of Sunday, October 8, 2017, a brush fire broke out near Tubbs Lane outside the Napa County town of Calistoga, California. Wildfires aren't uncommon in California, but the area was also being blasted by northeasterly winds, called ...

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'Chris Froome's drug reading makes his Vuelta a Espana win more remarkable' - Telegraph.co.uk

Vuelta Ciclista a España & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 3:58pm

Telegraph.co.uk

'Chris Froome's drug reading makes his Vuelta a Espana win more remarkable'
Telegraph.co.uk
My first reaction on hearing of Chris Froome's “failed” salbutamol test was one of surprise – that he won the Vuelta a Espana at all given those levels of salbutamol. In my view, that makes his achievement more remarkable rather than suspicious. Having ...
Vuelta a Espana organisers call for 'extreme caution' after Froome salbutamol resultCyclingnews.com
Chris Froome posted abnormal drug test result during Vuelta de EspanaABC Online
Vuelta a España organiser releases statement on Chris Froome's salbutamol test resultCycling Weekly
Irish Times -Independent Online -Independent.ie -The Guardian
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Podcast: Chris Froome has tested positive. What does it mean? - CyclingTips

Giro d'Italia & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 3:47pm

CyclingTips

Podcast: Chris Froome has tested positive. What does it mean?
CyclingTips
Already holding stage wins in the Giro d'Italia and Vuelta a Espana, young Australian sprinter Caleb Ewan is taking on the sport's biggest target in 2018. The 23-year-old rider's Orica-Scott squad confirmed on Wednesday that he will ride his first Tour ...

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Caleb Ewan to make Tour debut in 2018 - VeloNews

Giro d'Italia & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 3:22pm

VeloNews

Caleb Ewan to make Tour debut in 2018
VeloNews
Caleb Ewan celebrated his first-ever Giro d'Italia stage win. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com. Caleb Ewan will ride the Tour de France in 2018, Orica-Scott, which will be known as Mitchelton-Scott next season, announced on Wednesday. “If there's any ...

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Caleb Ewan to make Tour debut in 2018 - VeloNews

Tour de France & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 3:22pm

VeloNews

Caleb Ewan to make Tour debut in 2018
VeloNews
Caleb Ewan celebrated his first-ever Giro d'Italia stage win. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com. Caleb Ewan will ride the Tour de France in 2018, Orica-Scott, which will be known as Mitchelton-Scott next season, announced on Wednesday. “If there's any ...
Aussie sprint star Caleb Ewan to make Tour de France debutNEWS.com.au

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Tour de France Winner Chris Froome Failed Doping Test - New York Times

Tour de France & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 3:02pm

New York Times

Tour de France Winner Chris Froome Failed Doping Test
New York Times
Chris Froome, a four-time winner of the Tour de France, including its last three editions, tested positive for excessive levels of an asthma drug last fall. In a urine test taken at the Vuelta a España in September, Froome, of Britain, was found to ...
Chris Froome: Tour de France champion failed a drug testCNN International
Tour de France champ Chris Froome fails doping test, faces possible suspensionCBSSports.com
Tour de France winner Froome fails drugs test for asthma medicationFRANCE 24
SB Nation -Washington Post -UCI -The Guardian
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Why Salbutamol, the asthma wonder-drug, is banned - Capital FM Kenya

Giro d'Italia & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 2:06pm

Capital FM Kenya

Why Salbutamol, the asthma wonder-drug, is banned
Capital FM Kenya
In May 2014 at the Giro d'Italia, Diego Ulissi gave a sample that contained 1900 ng/ml – slightly lower than Froome's. The Italian tried to replicate the results in testing in Switzerland to show it was natural. The UCI did not hold a final hearing ...

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