This is another good article on the stupidity of the the media storm around the photo of the Columbian amateur team’s cycling kit. It also gives a very deserved kicking to Brian Cookson and the UCI for weighing in the way they did. The UCI have been silent on several issues like rider safety and equal pay and instead get their panties in a knot over a non-issue.
Colombian Women’s Cycling and How the Sport’s Governing Body Helped a Twitterstorm Go Mainstream
That’s right, the governing body of an Olympic sport and its president is hanging six athletes out to dry in a media hurricane, along with their team and their national federation, over a badly lit picture that appeared on Twitter….