UCI chiefs 'protected' Armstrong against doping claims: report

An independent commission on March 9 accused top leaders of cycling's world body of protecting Lance Armstrong and other drug cheats to protect the sports reputation.
The commission also said doping remains widespread and called on the International Cycling Union (UCI) to enact widespread changes.

USADA chief rejects Armstrong 'witch-hunt' claim

The U.S. anti-doping chief Feb. 11 dismissed accusations of a ?witch hunt? against Lance Armstrong and said he was delighted with reforms aimed at cleaning up cycling.

Travis Tygart, chief executive of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), hit back at comments from former International Cycling Union (UCI) president Pat McQuaid.

Urban cycling promotion on Saturday

BELGRADE - A bicycle festival entitled Beograd Velograd will be held in Belgrade on June 14 with the goal of promoting urban cycling, that is cycling as a mode of transportation in the Serbian capital.

The ride will start at Trg Republike at 4 p.m. and finish at Savamala, the organisers told a news conference.