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Contributors VLR developed the idea and wrote the paper. VES cowrote the article.
Competing interests None declared.
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Author note The authors emphasise that they make no claims about the conduct of British Cycling or UK Sport. This article is merely intended to highlight a lack of employment-style protection for athletes.
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