What did Columbia do to get thrown out of the ethical club?

Mar 31, 2009
I'm curious about that too. Also, why are there no replies to htis post? Apperntly 800 people looked at it and no-on replied, that is statistically unusual on this forum.
Jun 29, 2009
well, maybe not, then.

the latest news regarding the Mouvement Pour un Cyclisme Credible (MPCC) comes from the french news agency AFP on 13th Octobre and it is being echoed by a lot of news papers across French speaking Switzerland and France.

the main bits of the AFP report:
<<Les coureurs des équipes du Mouvement pour un cyclisme crédible (MPCC) ont respecté strictement les règles, plus contraignantes que le Code mondial antidopage, a annoncé mardi le mouvement présidé par Roger Legeay.>>
<<all the riders of the teams belonging to the MPCC have striclty been following our rules, which are more stringent than the WADA Code, an MPCC release said on Tuesday (...)>>

<<Pour 2010, sept équipes (AG2R, Bouygues Telecom, Cofidis, Française des Jeux, Garmin, Skil, Vorarlberg) ont renouvelé leur adhésion au MPCC, Rabobank et Columbia n'ayant pas pour l'instant effectué cette démarche. >>
<<for 2010, seven teams (...) have renewed their memberships; the teams Rabobank and Columbia haven't asked for a renewal yet>>