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The requests of the riders to the International Cycling Federation
from 11/10/19 The leaders of the International Riders' Association (CPA) met yesterday with the president of the International Cycling Union (UCI), David Lappartient, to discuss some issues that most interest the group.Regarding the safety in the races, the International Cycling Union listened to the athletes' requests and agreed that the regulations in...
The UCI and the CPA commit to enhancing rider safety during races
from 09/10/19 Following a meeting with Cyclistes Professionnels Associés (CPA) at the headquarters of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) in Aigle, Switzerland, on Wednesday, the UCI and the CPA have restated their determination to work with stakeholders to enhance rider safety at races and have announced new measures, to be introduced...
After its Steering Committee, the CPA will meet the UCI
from 04/10/19 On the occasion of the world championship in Yorkshire, the Steering Committee of the CPA, the International Association of the riders, was held.While Chloe Dygert, Rohan Dennis, Annemiek Van Vleuten and Mads Pedersen wore the rainbow jersey, the representatives of the riders gathered together in Leeds to discuss the...
CPA WOMEN. REPRESENTATION AT NATIONAL LEVEL GROWS: IN FRANCE THE AFCC IS BORN
from 05/09/19 The globalization project of the International Association of Riders led by Gianni Bugno continues. After the riders’ associations born in Belgium (BPCA), Poland (SKZP) and UK (BIPCA) in the last few days in France the Association Francaise des Coureures Cyclistes (AFCC) was launched for the transalpine riders.Thanks to the support...
Leeds CPA Steering Committee Convocation - Sept 27-28 2019 - Agenda
26/08/19 - 30/09/19 Agenda Links Agenda Fri 27/09/2019 Agenda Sat 28/09/2019 ...
The UCI has to listen to the riders' complaints and must guarantee their safety
from 17/08/19 The pain and dismay for the death of Bjorg Lambrecht is still palpable in the group, but it is not only for this reason that the riders involved in the Binck Bank Tour are raising their voices. Safety in the race has always been a priority for the protagonists...
SKZP. PRESENTED THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL RIDERS IN POLAND
from 05/08/19 At the opening press conference of the Tour de Pologne the new association of Professional Cycling Riders in Poland, the Stowarzyszenie Kolarzy Zawodowych w Polsce (SKZP), was officially presented. On Friday, August 2nd, some of the highest category professional male and female riders gathered in Krakow to formally form...
The CPA board of directors applauds Bernal and welcomes the new national associations
from 01/08/19 The International Association of Riders applauds Egan Bernal, this year's Tour de France winner. The 22-year-old Colombian, with his powerful riding and - finally - with his thank-you speech in four languages, is a great asset for our movement and for the spirit of union between different people and...
Paris CPA Steering Committee Convocation - Jul 27-28 2019 - Agenda
26/07/19 - 28/07/19 Agenda Links Agenda Sat 27/07/2019 Agenda Sun 28/07/2019 ...
THE UCI LISTENS TO THE RIDERS: FINES GET SPLIT IN HALF AND THE WORK FOR SAFETY GOES ON
from 27/06/19 While both, the top male and female athletes are getting ready to get on the roads of the Tour de France and the Giro Rosa, their representatives continue to work hard to defend the interests of all the riders and to improve their job conditions.The UCI has listened to...
BPCA. THE NEW BELGIUM RIDERS’ ASSOCIATION IS BORN
from 24/06/19 This week the International Association of Riders will meet the Belgian pros. Saturday June 29th, on the eve of the National Championship, the CPA representatives will show the athletes the details and the advantages of the new Belgian Professional Cycling Association (BPCA) that is going to represent them, just as many...
THE RIDERS ASK FOR A MINIMUM DISTANCE TO VEHICLES DURING THE RACES
from 13/05/19 The International Association of Riders denounces a problem that is occurring in many races around the world: the excessive proximity of the motorbikes to the athletes during the competitions.The president of the CPA Gianni Bugno, collects the reports of the main actors of the movement and passes them on...
The CPA aims at an even more effective communication
from 08/05/19 The new communication system designed by the International Association of Riders will officially start at this year’s Giro d’Italia. Thanks to a dedicated group on Telegram, to which all the participants in the pink race have access, the CPA delegate will be able to instantly talk to the riders...
The CPA brings safety to the table of the Professional Cycling Council
from 09/04/19 After a great edition of the Tour of Flanders, the women's cycling lives one of the ugliest pages of its recent years. With the athletes already prepared on the starting line of the Grand Prix de Dottignies – a superlative high-level cast for this Belgian classic, with all the...
Bugno invites a rider for each team to the CPA Steering Committee
from 22/02/19 The Steering Committee of the International Riders Association will be held in Kortrijk, Belgium, on Thursday, February 28th and Friday, March 1st. Gianni Bugnohas invited to the meeting, in addition to the CPA members, a rider for each team. It had never happened before.«The meetings with the riders of...
THE CPA: SOME GOOD IDEAS FOR 2019
from 17/01/19 After the holidays, the great world of professional cycling returns to the road and to business. The cyclo-cross season is at its peak, the road season has just started, the track races are still running and the International Riders Association keeps working hard for the professional riders, both male and...
THE CPA MEETS WITH THE GERMAN RIDERS
from 20/12/18 Last week the International Association of Riders met the men and women cyclists of the highest category in Germany. In Frankfurt, at the Sport Academy Hotel, the union led by Gianni Bugno, which has among its goals the creation of national associations that can protect the interests of the riders,...
THE CPA IS AGAINST ANTIDOPING CONTROLS WHICH DO NOT RESPECT THE RIDERS’ PRIVACY
from 07/11/18 After another case of non-respect of the privacy of the riders by the anti-doping controllers, the CPA says enough. The association of the professional riders has already noted to the CADF and to the UCI certain intolerable situations about the timing of some doping controls to which the riders...
Tour of Guangxi EWP Delegate 2019

Matteo TrentinMatteo Trentin will be the CPA delegate and Extreme Weather Protocol rider representative at Tour of Guangxi 2019.


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