Serious questions uncovered as Morris breaks silence over his SafeSport ban

USA Crits event Saint Francis Tulsa Tough
USA Crits event Saint Francis Tulsa Tough (Image credit: Connor Ryan/ USA CRITS)

Scott Morris, the former managing director of USA Crits, has spoken publicly for the first time after it was announced that SafeSport temporarily suspended him for allegations of misconduct.

In an interview with Cyclingnews, Morris claimed that USA Cycling were aware that he faced charges relating to child pornography two years ago.

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Daniel Benson

Daniel Benson was the Editor in Chief at between 2008 and 2022. Based in the UK, he joined the Cyclingnews team in 2008 as the site's first UK-based Managing Editor. In that time, he reported on over a dozen editions of the Tour de France, several World Championships, the Tour Down Under, Spring Classics, and the London 2012 Olympic Games. With the help of the excellent editorial team, he ran the coverage on Cyclingnews and has interviewed leading figures in the sport including UCI Presidents and Tour de France winners.