Voigt writes open letter on race radio issue

Jens Voigt leads, Paris-Nice 2010, stage three

Leopard-Trek professional rider Jens Voigt has written an open letter to cycling fans putting across a rider's perspective on the recent ban on all race radio communication between riders and team staff during top-level races.

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) decision to ban race radios has split opinion among riders, team staff and cycle fans.

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