Dutch stars top IPC Athlete of the Month shortlist

By Emily Goddard

Bibian MentelDecember 3 - Bibian Mentel, the Dutch snowboarder who has won the first IPC-sanctioned event in the sport since it was accepted onto the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games programme on her home course in Landgraaf, joins compatriot wheelchair tennis player Jiske Griffioen on the International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) shortlist for the Athlete of the Month title.

It's "now or never" for change insists LeMond as he offers to be interim UCI President

By Mike Rowbottom at the Hilton Metropole Hotel in London

Greg LeMond in front of Change Cycling Now logo 2December 3 - Greg LeMond insisted here today that it was "now or never" for cycling to change its governance and culture in the wake of the doping scandal involving Lance Armstrong and the US Postal Services team – and added that he was willing to stand as an interim President for cycling's world governing body, the International Cycling Union (UCI).