This week, Canada‘s Ryder Hesjedal was praised for his honesty and integrity. Taking a leaf out of the 2012 Giro d’Italia winner’s book, Blazin’ Saddles is also going to be “fully truthful” in his reporting of the past few days’ news. 1,472 more words
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Canadian cyclist and 2012 Giro d’Italia winner Ryder Hesjedal has admitted to using the banned red blood cell booster Erythropoietin (EPO) back in 2003 whilst riding for the Rabobank development team. 405 more words
Former Danish rider Michael Rasmussen makes a fresh series of doping revelations in his book, Yellow Fever, published next week, including that he showed Canadian 2012 Giro d’Italia winner Ryder Hesjedal how to take EPO in 2003, when the two riders were both mountain bikers. 242 more words
Video: Cyclist Ryder Hesjedal stunned the cycling world by admitting he has used performance-enhancing substances. Robin Gill has the details.
UPDATE: In a statement Ryan Hesjedal admits to doping saying, “I have loved and lived this sport but more than a decade ago, I chose the wrong path. 522 more words