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Below are Links to Other Articles of Interest, and Commentary on www.theouterline.com.

 

 

December 16, 2016: Cyclists’ union fails to fulfill transparency goals; an evaluation of the CPA and how it can adapt to better serve its pro cyclists – http://www.playthegame.org/news/news-articles/2016/0261_cyclists-union-fails-to-fulfill-transparency-goals/

October 14, 2016: Cortisone in cycling: from the Nobel prize to Bradley Wiggins via Lance Armstrong (citation in article) – https://www.theguardian.com/sport/100-tours-100-tales/2016/oct/14/cycling-history-cortisone-wiggins-lance-armstrong-nobel

September 18, 2016: Calling Time Out On The Team Time Trial; How One Event Is Shaping the Battle For Economic Control in Pro Cycling – http://www.pezcyclingnews.com/features/world-team-time-trail-boycott/

June 12, 2016: A Crazy Idea, or a Sure Bet? How Top Riders Can Change the Team Sponsorship Value Proposition – http://www.pezcyclingnews.com/features/a-crazy-idea-or-a-sure-bet/

April 27, 2016: Former pro Bobbie Traksel gaining traction in UCI Athletes’ Commission – https://cyclingtips.com/2016/04/former-pro-bobbie-traksel-gaining-traction-in-uci-athletes-commission/

April 26, 2016: Fixing Pro Cycling;  An Examination of the Effects of the Cycling Independent Reform Commission Findings, One Year Later – http://www.playthegame.org/news/comments/2016/027_fixing-pro-cycling/

February 19, 2016: This bold proposal could revolutionize pro cycling by replacing the Tour de France – http://www.businessinsider.com/bold-proposal-replaces-tour-de-france-2016-2?IR=T

February 6, 2016: Why China’s Wanda Sports may pose a threat to Tour de France owners ASO –   https://cyclingtips.com/2016/02/commentary-why-chinas-wanda-sports-may-pose-a-threat-to-tour-de-france-owners-aso/

January 21, 2016: Inside the war over the Tour de France, and how it may change pro cycling forever (citation in article) –  http://uk.businessinsider.com/aso-uci-war-tour-de-france-pro-cycling-2016-1?r=US&IR=T/#promotion-or-death-6

November 2, 2015: Leading by example: A discussion with Marco Pinotti – http://www.velonews.com/2015/11/news/leading-by-example-a-discussion-with-marco-pinotti_388582

May 18, 2015: Home sweet home: How U.S. racing can reshape pro cycling – http://www.velonews.com/2015/05/analysis/home-sweet-home-how-u-s-racing-can-reshape-pro-cycling_370715

November 13, 2014:  Changing the Business Model: (3) Modernizing the Calendar – http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/11/news/changing-business-model-modernizing-calendar_352815

November 12, 2014:  Cycling News – UCI Stakeholders meet in Paris for Decisive WorldTour Reform Meeting – m.cyclingnews.com/news/uci-stakeholders-to-meet-in-paris-for-decisive-worldtour-reform-meeting

November 6, 2014: Acquarone Pens Open Letter to the Media –  http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/11/news/former-giro-director-acquarone-pens-open-letter-media_352251

November 4, 2014:  The Dog Ate My Homework – http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/11/news/dog-ate-homework-uncertainty-anti-doping-tests_351970

October 28, 2014:  Cycling News – UCI WorldTour is a failing brand – http://www.cyclingnews.com/features/opinion-the-uci-worldtour-is-a-failing-brand

October 24, 2014:  Changing the Business Model:  (2) Building the Sponsorship Base – http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/10/news/changing-business-model-building-sponsorship-base_350311

October 14, 2014:  Changing the Business Model:  (1) Strengthening the Financial Foundation – http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/10/news/changing-business-model-strengthening-financial-foundation_349406

September 17, 2014:  Anti-Doping:  Is the Cure Worse Than the Disease? http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/09/news/anti-doping-cure-worse-disease_346334#liptaD6dgof4h8Ul.99

July 17, 2014:  Improving Sponsorship Opportunities in Pro Cycling – http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/07/news/name-improving-sponsorship-opportunities-pro-cycling_336572

July 8, 2014:  Perspectives on Doping in Pro Cycling – Will Frischkorn – http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/07/news/perspectives-doping-pro-cycling-will-frischkorn_335079

June 26, 2014:  Perspectives on Doping in Pro Cycling – Inga Thompson – http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/06/news/perspectives-doping-pro-cycling-inga-thompson_333513

June 13, 2014:  Sportsmanship and Ethics in Pro Cycling – http://inrng.com/2014/06/sportsmanship-pro-cycling-ethics/

June 13, 2014:  VeloNews – USADA Chief Travis Tygart Shares Perspectives on Cycling – http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/06/news/excerpt-usada-chief-travis-tygart-shares-perspective-cycling_331752

June 9, 2014:  VeloNews Commentary:  Hincapie’s Loyal Lieutenant Rationalizes Doping Choice – http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/06/news/road/commentary-hincapies-loyal-lieutenant-rationalizes-doping-choices_330866

May 13, 2014:   The Boulder Report – Independent Commission on Track http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/boulderreport/cookson-independent-commission-on-track

April 29, 2014:  Biscuit Tin Media – Why Cycling Cleaned Itself Up http://www.biscuittinmedia.com/why-cycling-cleaned-itself-up/

April 28, 2014:  Crankpunk – Ethics and cycling: mutually exclusive or an attainable goal – http://crankpunk.com/2014/04/28/ethics-cycling-mutually-exclusive-terms-or-an-attainable-goal/

April 1, 2014:  VeloNews – Summary of interview with Hein Verbruggen:  http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/04/news/former-cycling-boss-verbruggen-offers-suggestions-growth_322332

February 12, 2014:  VeloNews – Op-Ed:  Cycling’s review commission is a step forward but it isn’t enough: http://velonews.competitor.com/2014/02/commentary/op-ed-cyclings-review-commission-is-a-step-forward-but-it-isnt-enough_316986

January 13, 2014:   100 Tours, 100 Tales – CIRC or Circus? Truth without reconciliation and learning from past mistakes –  http://100tours100tales.wordpress.com/2014/01/13/circ-or-circus-truth-without-reconciliation-and-learning-from-past-mistakes/

January 9, 2014:  Bloomberg News – http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-01-09/lance-armstrong-doping-probe-is-budgeted-to-cost-3-3-million.html

January 8, 2014:  Crankpunk – Truth & Reconciliation too expensive? Is an independent commission enough? http://crankpunk.com/2014/01/08/truth-reconciliation-too-expensive-is-an-independent-commission-enough/

December 26, 2014:  Road Cycling UK – Interview: sacked Giro boss Michele Acquarone backs Brian Cookson to bring bright future to cycling – http://roadcyclinguk.com/racing/michele-acquarone-interview.html

December 24, 2013:  Crankpunk – The Outer Line: The Forgive Me Roadshow –  http://crankpunk.com/2013/12/24/the-outer-line-the-forgive-me-roadshow/

December 3, 2013:  Crankpunk – Tell me lies, Lance, sweet little lies – http://crankpunk.com/2013/12/03/tell-me-lies-lance-sweet-little-lies/

November 12, 2013:  Bicycling – Boulder Report – Getting the Story http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/boulderreport/2013/11/12/getting-the-story/

November 7, 2013:  VeloNews – Book Review of “Wheelmen” by Reed Albergotti and Vanessa O’Connell http://velonews.competitor.com/2013/11/analysis/book-review-wheelmen-details-armstrongs-rise-and-then-collapse_308916

November 2, 2013:  Pez Cycling:  The Outer Line – A Roadmap to Repair Pro Cycling http://www.pezcyclingnews.com/page/features/?id=112517

March 29, 2013:  VeloNews – The UCI’s complicated points system goes public http://velonews.competitor.com/2013/03/news/the-ucis-complicated-sporting-value-points-system-goes-public_279603