A year after reinvigorating its Athletes’ Commission, the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is pleased to announce that it has decided to widen the representation of its different disciplines on the Commission by modifying its electoral system. The modification will take effect with the Commissions’ renewal in 2017.
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) can today announce that, as part of the overhaul of the ranking system for men's professional road cycling, the same points scale will be used to calculate the UCI World Ranking and the UCI WorldTour rankings from 2017 onwards.
In accordance with UCI Regulations, and following a full review of the documentation provided concerning different criteria for awarding of licences (sporting, financial, administrative and ethical), the Licence Commission has decided to grant a UCI WorldTour licence for a period of two years to the team UAE Abu Dhabi.
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) announces that the Disciplinary Commission has decided to suspend the UCI Professional Continental Team Funvic Soul Cycles-Carrefour for a period of 55 days from 19 December 2016 to 12 February 2017 in accordance with article 7.12.3 of the UCI Anti-Doping Rules (ADR) providing for a “Team Suspension” (*).
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and Wanda Sports are delighted to announce a ground-breaking agreement that will develop men’s and women’s elite and grassroots cycling across various disciplines in China.
In accordance with the UCI Regulations and following a full review of all criteria for attribution, the Licence Commission has decided to grant a UCI WorldTour licence for a period of two years to the following teams.
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) announces that it has notified Colombian rider Ramiro Rincon Diaz and Brazilian rider João Marcelo Pereira Gaspar of an Adverse Analytical Findings (AAF) of CERA in samples collected in the scope of the event 78e Volta a Portugal Santander Totta on 27 July 2016.