Vandaele appeal 27/01/1998 Appeal against sanction ID 406
Vandaele's two-year suspension for a missed test at Lede was overturned for insufficient proof of fault. Vandaele claimed to have believed he was escaping from an overzealous fan or journalist when the test doctor approached him after the race.
Teams and people
- Disciplinary Commission to meet on Vandaele, Cyclingnews.com, 15/01/1998
- Robbie Vandaele acquitté faute de preuves, Le Soir, 28/01/1998