Rider Safety Called Into Question After Fines

After Crash, Caleb Ewan, Alpecin Deceuninck Fined, Incident Calls Rider Safety Into Question

Jul 16, 2022

Caleb Ewan and Michael Matthews respond to a crash which left Ewan desperately chasing to get back in the bunch, despite injuries. He was later fined. The incident calls into question whether or not the UCI have rides' best interests at heart, as Ewan felt rushed back onto his bike before doctors could sufficiently check him out. Despite his haste, he still was fined by the commissaires for receiving help from the Alpecin - Deceuninck team car.