Lance Armstrong Biography




Quick Facts
Date of Birth:
18 September 1971

1993:
World Road Champion

LiveStrong Bracelet Amount raised by LAF:
Over $50 million

Welcome to Lance Armstrong Biography .com!

With seven Tour de France victories under his belt, Lance Armstrong is undoubtedly one of the greatest athletes in the history of modern sports. Winning seven Tours is an astounding feat that will probably not be repeated for decades, if ever.

What makes the Armstrong story truly compeling however, is that he won those seven tours after surviving a grueling battle with testicular cancer!

What makes the Armstrong story truly compeling however, is that he won those seven tours after surviving a grueling battle with testicular cancer!

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Lance Armstrong News


Our peddling pub-goer gets in the saddle for a bite at a reborn Oxford pub

You've got to admire the Rusty. It's one of those great Oxford pubs which is genuinely at the heart of its community.

03/28/2015 03:42 AM
Scott Mercier: The 'anti-Lance Armstrong' is still cycling's outsider

As cycling struggles to forge a bright, drug-free future, you might expect to find Scott Mercier at its vanguard. After all, the 47-year-old was one of the few riders who refused to dope during the EPO-fueled days of the nineties and noughties.

03/26/2015 07:13 AM
The 'anti-Lance Armstrong' is still cycling's outsider

Seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong had denied numerous doping accusations, but in 2012 the International Cycling Union banned him from competition thanks to evidence of career-long drug use. Scott Mercier, pictured on the left, was a cyclist who refused to dope.

03/26/2015 07:13 AM
Wada boss laments Armstrong 'ambush'

Lance Armstrong should avoid "ambushing" this year's Tour de France by taking part in a charity ride, says Wada director general David Howman. Former footballer Geoff Thomas has asked Armstrong to take part in a ride one day before the Tour despite the American's lifetime ban for doping.

03/26/2015 03:08 AM
New Livestrong CEO: It's about the mission

The Livestrong Foundation has a new president and chief executive officer. Chandini Portteus, 36, comes to the Austin cancer charity after nearly 10 years with Susan G. Komen, most recently serving as their chief mission officer.

03/25/2015 12:24 AM