• Concerns for Mechanical Doping Resurface After Tour de France

    12 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Fear of mechanical doping has reared its ugly head once again at the Tour de France. Now that the cycling event has concluded, with UAE Team Emirates' Tadej Pogačar as the victor, reports are coming out from unnamed riders that they heard "strange noises" coming from the rear wheels of other teams' racing bikes during the race. The noise was reportedly coming from the rear wheels and sounded like a little sizzling noise. While past examples of mechanical doping in competitive biking came in the form of a tiny motor hidden in the tubing and seat, riders are describing this new form of...
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