Category: Advocacy

Cycling News: UCI announces changes to radio and onboard camera use

Cycling News: Tour of California time trial moved from Big Bear to Santa Clarita

The Tour of California’s stage 6 time trial, originally scheduled for Friday in Big Bear Lake, has been moved to Santa Clarita due to forecasts for snow and cold temperatures, race organisers announced late Wednesday […]

Velo News: UCI to test extreme weather protocol at Giro d’Italia

The UCI will test a new extreme weather protocol at the 2015 Giro d’Italia. The protocol, announced on the eve of the race’s first stage, calls for compulsory meeting between stakeholders when extreme weather conditions […]

Brent Bookwalter column about extreme weather protocol in May 2015 issue of ProCycling Magazine

The May 2015 Issue of ProCycling Magazine features a column by ANAPRC Director Brent Bookwalter about the need for rules to manage races in extreme weather conditions. Weathering the Weather 

Cycling News: UCI to investigate Basque Tour crash, Stetina undergoes surgery

BMC’s Peter Stetina underwent successful surgery yesterday for a broken tibia and patella, fractures sustained in a dramatic crash at the finish of Monday’s Tour of the Basque Country (Vuelta al Pais Vasco) stage 1, […]

ANAPRC Statement on Stage One of the Tour of the Basque Country

Boulder, CO — We are disappointed the race organizers and UCI officials at the Tour of the Basque Country created an unnecessarily dangerous course by allowing fixed obstacles to stand inside the last kilometer of […]

The UCI should adopt a new protocol for Race Neutralization / Modification / Cancellation

The future UCI reforms aim to include improved rules for how races are neutralized, modified, or cancelled. This particular improvement should not wait for the 2018 season, but instead should be fully developed and implemented […]

Does pro cycling need a Pre-TDF Transfer Window?

Mid-season transfers could improve the Tour de France, and might save whole teams, but riders must organize and have a hand in its creation The existing transfer period in pro cycling begins August 1, after […]