Escarabajo said:I think they loose more money by confessing. I am not sure how much they get paid by a cycling story. I don't think it is much. Maybe Alpe d'Huez have more info on this.
They could maybe get 10 or 20,000 Dollars for a good story and that would probably only be to a book author. Compare that to a salary of $100K per year for a domestique and $3.7 million for a top GC rider like Contador.