Hidden Electric Motor In Bike Results in Cyclist Ban

Posted by ElectricRideables.com on 5/4/2016 to News
Busted for Motor Doping

International Cycling Union (UCI) ruling a "major victory" in the fight against motor doping.

Elite Belgian cyclist, Femke Van den Driessche, has been banned for six years and fined £14,000 (over $20,000) after an electric motor was discovered hidden in one of her bikes. She was found guilty of violating competition rules through "technological fraud" at the world cyclo-cross championships in January.

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