Professional Cyclist Gets Six-Year Ban For Using An Illegal Motor In Her Bike

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Three months ago, in a muddy field in Belgium, cycling’s newest boogeyman first showed its face when 19-year-old Belgian cyclocross racer Femke Van den Driessche got caught using an illegal motor inside her bike . Since then, there have been a variety of murky reports on electromagnetic wheels, a truther’s video of Van den Driessche speeding away with the use of the motor, and an in-depth joint investigation by the Italian and French press that used secret thermal cameras to film inside bikes and implicated...