Marc Madiot: lifetime bans for all involved in mechanical doping

FDJ boss calls for tough sanctions for those caught mechanical doping

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Marc Madiot, FDJ boss and head of the French Ligue National de Cyclisme (LNC), has called on the UCI to implement life bans for those convicted of mechanical doping, calling on cycling's world governing body to step up its efforts to eliminate this new form of cheating from the sport.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.