Sponsors investigating Black Cyclists Network over bullying allegations against founder

Zwift have ‘paused’ their partnership with BCN while Science in Sport have terminated their relationship

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Following allegations of bullying and harassment by a member of the Black Cyclists Network, sponsors have taken action to distance themselves from the grassroots organisation while the claims are investigated.  

The Black Cyclists Network (BCN) gained recognition in 2020 shortly after the death of George Floyd and the Black Lives Matter Movement, quickly becoming the largest community of Black cyclists in London and one of the largest clubs devoted to Black cyclists and the promotion of people of colour riding bikes. 

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Myles Warwood is a cycling journalist, automotive journalist and videographer. He writes for Cycling Weekly, Cyclist and Car magazine.