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SRAM's eTap HRD Just Might Be the Best Electronic Shifting Group - Bicycling

Bicycling - Wed Dec 13 2017 10:00am

Bicycling

SRAM's eTap HRD Just Might Be the Best Electronic Shifting Group
Bicycling
When SRAM launched Red eTap—its wireless electronic-shifting road group—in August 2015, it was a race-focused offering with mechanical rim brakes and a short-cage rear derailleur. While every story needs a beginning, it was surprising to see SRAM ...

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Great Union Centennial events may include Cycling Tour linking Romania's regions - Romania-Insider.com

Bicycle Touring - Wed Dec 13 2017 8:59am

Romania-Insider.com

Great Union Centennial events may include Cycling Tour linking Romania's regions
Romania-Insider.com
The minister also said that he would want the cycling tour to become a “tradition” in Romania “regardless of who will be sports minister.” He believes that such an event would help promote Romania. According to the Sports Ministry's project, the ...

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Tour de France Winner Chris Froome Is Under Investigation After Failed Doping Test - Wall Street Journal

Tour de France & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 8:25am

Wall Street Journal

Tour de France Winner Chris Froome Is Under Investigation After Failed Doping Test
Wall Street Journal
Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome was placed under investigation by cycling authorities on Wednesday morning after a doping control showed abnormally high levels of an asthma drug at the Vuelta a Espana in September. Cycling's world ...

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Nibali on Froome: 'It's a big blow to cycling' - VeloNews

Cycling & Cyclists - Wed Dec 13 2017 8:21am

VeloNews

Nibali on Froome: 'It's a big blow to cycling'
VeloNews
“I have the same problem, but when it rains, the pollen does not even bother you, and you do not need to resort to the Ventolin [Salbutamol] spray.” Nibali, who won the 2010 Vuelta, finished second to Froome at 2:15 back. He would be next in line to be ...
CORRECTED-Cycling-Froome says asthma drug behind 'adverse finding'Eurosport.com
Chris Froome Q&A: how long could he be banned for and what happens next?The Guardian
Chris Froome: Cyclist facing questions over adverse test resultBBC Sport
The Week UK -Yahoo Sports -Cyclingnews.com -The Guardian
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Vuelta a Espana organisers call for 'extreme caution' after Froome salbutamol result - Cyclingnews.com

Vuelta Ciclista a España & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 8:04am

Cyclingnews.com

Vuelta a Espana organisers call for 'extreme caution' after Froome salbutamol result
Cyclingnews.com
Froome sealed a Tour de France-Vuelta a España double in September after leading the race for 18 of its 21 stages. The Briton surprisingly emerged as a belated Grand Tour contender by placing second at the Vuelta in 2011, and went on to place on the ...
'Chris Froome's drug reading makes his Vuelta a Espana win more remarkable'Telegraph.co.uk
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.ie -Eurosport.com -UCI
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Cycling: New York City offers plenty of bike routes - NorthJersey.com

Cycling & Cyclists - Wed Dec 13 2017 8:01am

NorthJersey.com

Cycling: New York City offers plenty of bike routes
NorthJersey.com
The north walkway is open, but requires cyclists to carry their bikes, climbing and descending hundreds of steps at each end. In a few years, a bridge renovation project will offer welcome improvements, including separate paths for walkers and cyclists ...

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Report: Chris Froome returned an abnormal drug test result during his victory in 2017 Spanish Vuelta - Herald Sun

Vuelta Ciclista a España & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 7:57am

Herald Sun

Report: Chris Froome returned an abnormal drug test result during his victory in 2017 Spanish Vuelta
Herald Sun
If he is not successful, he could forfeit his Vuelta title. Froome, who has asthma, said in a statement that his symptoms got worse during the Spanish road race and he upped his dosage, but claims that he stayed within the guidelines. “As always, I ...

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Chris Froome Fails Drug Test And Could Face Ban - Naija News

Giro d'Italia & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 7:09am

Naija News

Chris Froome Fails Drug Test And Could Face Ban
Naija News
-The cyclist has however declared the drug found in his urine sample was used to manage asthma symptoms. -If he looses the appeal, the cyclist could miss the Giro d'Italia and the Tour de France in 2018. Chris Froome accused of taking more than the ...

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4-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome has failed a drug test and could face a lengthy ban from the sport - SFGate

Tour de France & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 6:43am

4-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome has failed a drug test and could face a lengthy ban from the sport
SFGate
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome has failed a drugs test, according to The Guardian. Froome submitted a urine sample that contained twice the permitted level of salbutamol, a legal asthma drug, during his 2017 victory at Vuelta a España in ...

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Bicyclists urge city to improve road safety - Port Townsend Leader

Bicycling - Wed Dec 13 2017 6:10am

Port Townsend Leader

Bicyclists urge city to improve road safety
Port Townsend Leader
Fifteen bicyclists spoke to the council during the beginning of the Dec. 6 city council meeting to advocate for the environmental and health benefits of bicycling, and for improved safety for bicyclists. Scott Walker, who has lived in Port Townsend for ...

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Aussie sprint star Caleb Ewan to make Tour de France debut - PerthNow

Giro d'Italia & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 5:38am

PerthNow

Aussie sprint star Caleb Ewan to make Tour de France debut
PerthNow
AUSTRALIA'S fastest cyclist is bound for the world's biggest race, with Caleb Ewan given the green light for a maiden Tour de France. The sprint sensation, who has won stages in the two other Grand Tours — Giro d'Italia and Vuelta a Espana — will ...

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Tour de France winner Froome faces questions over failed drugs test - Yahoo Sports

Tour de France & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 4:47am

Yahoo Sports

Tour de France winner Froome faces questions over failed drugs test
Yahoo Sports
Paris (AFP) - Four-times Tour de France winner Chris Froome had twice the permissible amount of asthma medication in his system during the Vuelta race in September, cycling's governing body UCI said on Wednesday. An anti-doping test that the British ...

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Froome tested positive for asthma drug during Vuelta - Channel NewsAsia

Vuelta Ciclista a España & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 4:05am

Channel NewsAsia

Froome tested positive for asthma drug during Vuelta
Channel NewsAsia
LONDON: Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome failed a urine test at the Vuelta a Espana in September but the Briton said on Wednesday he had done nothing wrong. Froome, 32, who won the Spanish race, explained in a statement that he had followed ...

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Team Sky's Chris Froome failed a drug test during this year's Vuelta a Espana - Sportinglife.com

Giro d'Italia & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 3:38am

Sportinglife.com

Team Sky's Chris Froome failed a drug test during this year's Vuelta a Espana
Sportinglife.com
The 32-year-old Team Sky rider may also lose his victory in that race - the first by a British cyclist - and be unable to defend his Tour de France title next July or attempt to win a third straight Grand Tour title at the Giro d'Italia in May. The ...

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Tour de France champion Chris Froome failed urine test at Vuelta - Metro

Tour de France & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 3:10am

Metro

Tour de France champion Chris Froome failed urine test at Vuelta
Metro
Four-time Tour de France champion and Team Sky rider Chris Froome failed a drug test during September's Vuelta a Espana. The 32-year-old Olympian had double the allowed level of asthma drug Salbutomol – which is legal – in his system, and cycling's ...

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Tour de France champion Chris Froome failed urine test at Vuelta - Metro

Vuelta Ciclista a España & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 3:10am

Metro

Tour de France champion Chris Froome failed urine test at Vuelta
Metro
Four-time Tour de France champion and Team Sky rider Chris Froome failed a drug test during September's Vuelta a Espana. The 32-year-old Olympian had double the allowed level of asthma drug Salbutomol – which is legal – in his system, and cycling's ...

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Chris Froome in Danger of Losing Vuelta Title After Asthma Drug Test Result - Bleacher Report

Vuelta Ciclista a España & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 2:32am

Bleacher Report

Chris Froome in Danger of Losing Vuelta Title After Asthma Drug Test Result
Bleacher Report
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) have confirmed a sample collected from British cycling star Chris Froome contained more than the legal amount of asthma drug Salbutamol. In a statement on the UCI website, it's noted the sample was taken during ...

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Chris Froome returns adverse analytical finding for Salbutamol - Cyclingnews.com

Giro d'Italia & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 2:11am

Cyclingnews.com

Chris Froome returns adverse analytical finding for Salbutamol
Cyclingnews.com
Alessandro Petacchi returned a sample containing 1,352 ng/ml of Salbutamol during the 2007 Giro d'Italia in a test after he won the sprint in Pinerolo. Although the Court of Arbitration for Sport accepted Petacchi's insistence that he had not used the ...

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Chris Froome 'could lose Vuelta title' as UCI probes drugs test result - Eurosport.com AU

Vuelta Ciclista a España & More - Wed Dec 13 2017 2:08am

Eurosport.com AU

Chris Froome 'could lose Vuelta title' as UCI probes drugs test result
Eurosport.com AU
Chris Froome risks being stripped of his Vuelta a Espana title after a joint investigation by The Guardian and Le Monde revealed the Team Sky rider returned an adverse finding in a drugs test during the race. The UCI has now requested further ...

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ND Moves holds public open house in Dickinson - The Dickinson Press

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Wed Dec 13 2017 2:07am

The Dickinson Press

ND Moves holds public open house in Dickinson
The Dickinson Press
The open house was held in a conference room in Marriott's TownPlace Suites in north Dickinson, and the representatives set up posters around the room detailing the plans to improve the state's infrastructure around public and active transportation ...

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