Lappartient pledges to ban corticosteroids from beginning of 2019

New UCI president David Lappartient has said that he wants to prohibit the therapeutic use exemptions for corticosteroids in competition from the beginning of 2019. Corticosteroids are currently permitted when a rider is in possession of a TUE, though the member teams of the Movement for Credible Cycling (MPCC) are already signed up to additional, voluntary rules that bar their riders from competing while holding a TUE for corticosteroids.

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