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The UCI's new testing jig has lasers and algorithms

The new jig developed in conjuction with BikeFitting.com is said to offer accuracy, reliability, and quicker testing.

The UCI won't drop droppers in road races

UCI drops talk of dropping droppers ban with statement drop on droppers dropping in races

Opinion: A Better Way To Punish Putin And His Enablers

Sports is absolutely a valid venue for sanctions against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, but the UCI’s current approach is a mess.

British Cycling calls for tougher measures in cycling's Ukraine response

British Cycling is pushing for the suspension of the Russian and Belarusian Federations, management committee members, and riders.

The Russian billionaire at the heart of world cycling

Who is Igor Makarov, and how deep does his influence in cycling go? 

UCI status revoked from Russian and Belarusian teams

The UCI stopped short of banning Russian and Belarusian athletes from racing for trade teams.

International Olympic Committee recommends ban on Russian and Belarusian athletes

"The Olympic Movement is united in its mission to contribute to peace through sport and to unite the world in peaceful competition beyond...

Condemnation but no promises of action: UCI responds to Russian invasion of Ukraine

The UCI says that it 'firmly condemns the violation of international law and of Ukraine’s territorial integrity.'

David Lappartient has been elected to the IOC

The UCI president has signed on for an eight-year term.

UCI to allow the use of drones from March

Drones can be used to film races, as long as some strict guidelines are followed.

Four teams, one kit: The great 2022 beachy fade kerfuffle

How do four teams all have very similar 2022 kits?

The Secret Pro: It's time rider safety was taken seriously

The Secret Pro has had enough of the 'lip-service' approach to safety and wants actual change.

Abu Dhabi, internationally beloved cycling destination, just got a UCI award

UCI: “Scratch our back and we’ll scratch yours.”

The UCI and Sylvan Adams have helped 165 people evacuate from Afghanistan

The UCI, Israel Start-Up Nation co-owner Sylvan Adams, and others worked together to help evacuate people from Afghanistan.

The UCI's plan for a joint U23-elite Worlds road race is a cop-out

The peloton lacks development, and a U23 race would help close the gap between juniors and elites.

The UCI will run a Gravel World Series and World Championships in 2022

A UCI-sanctioned gravel racing circuit and world championship event are coming next year.

David Lappartient stands unopposed in bid for second UCI presidential term

The Frenchman's re-election is now a formality.

UCI weighs in on Van Schip Baloise Belgium Tour disqualification

The UCI's statement on Jan-Willem Van Schip's disqualification paints a very different story to that of Beat Cycling's.

UCI bans Aerocoach front hub "fairing" used by Ganna in Giro TT

Remember all that talk of Ineos wheels in the time trial? Well the UCI didn't like them and have moved to ban the end caps on the Aerocoa...

The Secret Pro: Greedy rider agents, Cavendish's comeback, and rider safety

Get the latest from our anonymous insider, The Secret Pro.

Froome's salbutamol case led to spat between the UCI and WADA

The UCI and WADA presidents had tense e-mail exchanges over the case.