Denise Betsema’s six-month ban not long enough says former US cyclocross champion

Fear of social media backlash has prevented other riders from commenting

The ban handed to cyclocross rider Denise Betsema was insufficient, according to one of the sport’s leading riders.

Former 15 time US ’cross champion Katie Compton believes the suspension Betsema received should have been a minimum of one year, as opposed to the six months she actually received.

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