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Lance Armstrong

Lance Armstrong
Lance Armstrong, born Sept. 18, 1971 in Plano, Texas, is a champion professional cyclist, who has won the Tour De France seven times (every year between 1999 and 2005) in his career. Armstrong is also notable for overcoming testicular cancer and has a charitable foundation, which is well-known for its yellow Livestrong bracelets. Armstrong also won the UCI Road World Championships and United States National Road Race Championships in 1993. (Photo GETTY IMAGES)
Lance Armstrong, born Sept. 18, 1971 in Plano, Texas, is a champion professional cyclist, who has won the Tour De France seven times (every year between 1999 and 2005) in his career. Armstrong is also notable for overcoming testicular cancer and has a charitable foundation, which is well-known for its yellow Livestrong bracelets. Armstrong also won the UCI Road World Championships and United States National Road Race Championships in 1993. (Photo GETTY IMAGES) « Show less

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  • Steroid Abuse Among Connecticut Teenagers is a Growing Problem

    Steroid Abuse Among Connecticut Teenagers is a Growing Problem
    Brian Cunningham says no one asked him where he got the 200 doses of illegal steroids found in his Southington High School locker back in April. Nor did anyone ask the 18-year-old who among his friends or teammates might also be doping. Not the cops,...
  • #Tour de Sponsors has U.S. affiliations in public eye

     
    Gone unnoticed in most of the sports section these days has been the world’s toughest stage race, bicycling’s Tour de France. The Morning Call is dedicated to giving you the best of local sports coverage, and while you may not......
  • Daum: Judging a book, and its author

    It's not easy being a book consumer these days. For starters, books seem so long — at least compared to the blog posts and online news items that have recalibrated the pace of the average American attention span. And that's not the half of it....
  • Venice Film Festival kicks off awards race

    Venice Film Festival kicks off awards race
    Summer's not yet over and Hollywood's annual awards race has already started — though you may have to hop a plane and travel several thousand miles to notice. The Venice Film Festival opens Wednesday, to be quickly followed by two other high-...
  • Venice Film Review: 'The Armstrong Lie'

    The disgraced hero at the center of one of the most compelling rise-and-fall narratives in recent years gets exhaustive and penetrating documentary treatment in "The Armstrong Lie." Focusing primarily on the past four years of Lance Armstrong's life --...
  • Lance Armstrong considers himself record holder in Tour de France

    With the 100th edition of the Tour de France set to begin on Saturday, disgraced former cyclist Lance Armstrong says he still considers himself the Tour's record holder for titles because it was "impossible" to win the event unless one was doping....
  • Armstrong steps down as chairman of charity

    Armstrong steps down as chairman of charity
    SAN DIEGO - In a move that has many in the cancer fighting world stunned and disappointed, Lance Armstrong stepped down Wednesday as chairman from the Livestrong foundation he started in 1997 at the end of his own battle with testicular cancer.   ''...
  • Lance Armstrong quits Livestrong post, loses endorsement deals

    Lance Armstrong is leaving his cancer charity, Livestrong, so the group can focus on its mission instead of his problems. It all stems from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency`s report which details his alleged use of performance enhancing drugs. It accuses him...
  • Armstrong Appeals to Supporters as Some Donors Ask for Money Back

    Armstrong Appeals to Supporters as Some Donors Ask for Money Back
    AUSTIN, Texas -- For years, Connie and Daniel Roddy did all they could to support Livestrong, raising tens of thousands of dollars for the organization. "It all started when Lance's first book came out," Connie Roddy said, referring to the 2001...
  • Commentary: Armstrong's excuse for not appealing not good enough for me

    Commentary: Armstrong's excuse for not appealing not good enough for me
    Earlier this week, Lance Armstrong stepped down as the chairman of the Livestrong Foundation and lost endorsements with Nike, Anheuser-Busch and a host of other sponsors. Last week, the U.S.  anti-doping agency released a report detailing allegations of...
  • Lance Armstrong Stripped of 7 Tour de France Titles

    Lance Armstrong Stripped of 7 Tour de France Titles
    Lance Armstrong is losing the seven cycling titles that made him a legend. The International Cycling Union announced Monday that Armstrong is being stripped of his Tour de France titles. "Lance Armstrong has no place in cycling," said the union's...
  • Lance Armstrong stripped of his Tour de France titles

    Lance Armstrong stripped of his Tour de France titles
    Lance Armstrong is losing the seven cycling titles that made him a legend. The International Cycling Union announced Monday that Armstrong is being stripped of his Tour de France titles. "Lance Armstrong has no place in cycling," said the union's...