As reported it is uncertain if the world championships in Stuttgart will take place. Acccording to German newsagency
DPA the city of Stuttgart would not rule out that the worls championships might be cancelled. The world championships
are scheduled from September 25 until September 30.
Alderman and president of the organizing committee, Susanne Eisenmann told Stuttgarter
Zeitung that she doesn't reckon with this developement at the moment but it would become necessary if federal and
state governments would withdrawl their subidy because of the doping problems.
According to Stuttgart's mayor Wolfgang Schuster the federal ministery of interior (which
is also responsible for sports in Germany) are working on a code of honour with the German Cycling Federation (BDR) as basic
principle. In the code of honour the UCI is bindingly called up on to ban doping suspects from the world championships
and to carry out intensive controls to the point of hotel and car raids.