Wednesday, April 1, 2009

UCI releases new eyewear regs...

In a surprise move, a UCI committee has voted to ban all non-prescription glasses from its races, a move that could have a multi-million dollar effect on endorsement contracts for pros like Lance Armstrong.

Citing the need to clean up the sport’s image and to attract new viewers, the official statement from the UCI said that it did not intend to allow the sport’s stars “to hide behind dark glasses anymore.” The ban is effective immediately as of April 1, 2009.

Read more about it here --> VELONEWS.COM

3 comments:

gravy said...

Your glasses are dope, man.

Bob K said...

I thought that maybe the teamFIRE Wednesday ride was the April fools joke - since nobody else is showing up!!

Adrian_O said...

I will be there net week. Weather permitting.