Cycling – Former sprint champion Varnish loses employment case

FILE PHOTO: Commonwealth Games - Glasgow 2014 XX Commonwealth Games - Glasgow, Scotland - 24/7/14 England's Jess Varnish on the podium after finishing third in the Women's 500m Time Trial Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Steven Paston

LONDON (Reuters) – Former European team sprint champion Jess Varnish lost her employment case against British Cycling and UK Sport in a decision published on Wednesday. The case had threatened to impact how UK Sport offers grants to British athletes in future, potentially forcing the body to introduce benefits and increased protection in the event […]

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