Roger Legeay reflects on current issues that directly affect the credibility of pro cycling. He also comments on the position of the movement he presides and the perspective of other bodies such as the UCI (1), WADA (2) or even AIGCP (3).

Riders speaking! MPCC questioned the last rider to win Milano-Sanremo John Degenkolb, member of Team Giant-Alpecin and coming from a country - Germany - which tries to win back its fans.

Friday, 27 March 2015

Doping figures as at March 15

As in 2014, MPCC lists the doping cas released sport by sport, in order to better situate the place it occupies compared to other sports. After two-and-a-half months, four sports already faced more positive tests than cycling.

Sponsors representative within MPCC, Marc Frederix (Loterie Nationale Belge) draws on the exceptional longevity of the team Lotto-Soudal to affirm : « the image is a more important thing than the exposition ».

Thursday, 05 March 2015

May or may not be part of MPCC

Vice-President of MPCC, Iwan Spenkenbrink speaks about the increasing number of members and considers that the non-accession of 6 World Tour teams must not change anything about the fight to improve cycling's credibility.

Tuesday, 24 February 2015

"No to tramadol!"

“No to tramadol !” says Jan Mathieu, one of the representatives for MPCC’s doctors. He strongly opposes the use of tramadol. He regrets this opinion is not shared by everyone else. “We must no longer work on our own” he adds on this matter.

With the recent accession of CCC Sprandi Polkowice, MPCC now represents all of the Continental Pro division teams and 84% of the professionals teams.

Holder of a wild card on the next Giro d’Italia, the Polish team CCC Sprandi Polkowice has requested its MPCC membership. The Board accepted the application on probation. Now all Continental Pro teams are part of the movement.

Thursday, 12 February 2015

Synergy Baku joins MPCC

MPCC welcomes Synergy Baku among its members. The membership application of the Azeri team managed by David McQuaid has been accepted by the Board this 12th February.

Wednesday, 11 February 2015

Team Armée de Terre new member of MPCC

MPCC accepted this February 11th the application of team Armée de Terre. For now, all the French professional teams are part of the movement.