whilst listening to the commentary watching the tdf they said that riders getting skolds in the event of an accident was the reason for
the uci not ok'ing them.well.i thought, if thats the only reason may be they are worth looking at.
If that's the case, then Mark Cavendish shouldn't have been using the hydraulic rims brakes.
Nothing nicer than coming to a full stop* on the Col Du Tourmalet on a loaded touring bike at 70km/h 20 metres from a apex by using just one finger (HY/RD).
*driver in opposing direction decided to get on my lane.