Lance Armstrong Biography

Quick Facts
Date of Birth:
18 September 1971

World Road Champion

LiveStrong Bracelet Amount raised by LAF:
Over $50 million

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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

2 Armstrong Associates Settle Lawsuit With Landis

Two of Lance Armstrong's longtime business partners have agreed to pay the federal government $500,000 to settle a whistleblower lawsuit filed by a former teammate, Floyd Landis. Notice of the agreement with Bill Stapleton, Armstrong's longtime agent, and Bart Knaggs, one of Armstrong's business partners, was filed this week in federal court documents.

12/19/2014 04:14 PM
The "New" Golf Digest

It may be a way of attracting younger people to the game and perhaps it is because I would be considered "an old fogey" but I take issues with Golf Digest's new format that does not seem to represent the values that are promoted through programs such as "The First Tee". To have articles that show how to fake a hole-in-one in order to collect the prize money, an interview with a disgraced enhancement drug user seems to undermine the "gentleman's game" that promotes honest, fair and competitive play.

12/18/2014 06:20 PM
Changing the Business Model: Setting ethical standards in cycling

A set of ethical guidelines could help cycling improve its image, writes Steve Maxwell and Joe Harris. Photo: Tim De Waele Editor's note: VeloNews contributor Steve Maxwell and his partner Joe Harris are publishing a multi-part series of articles about how to improve the sport of cycling's business foundation.

12/18/2014 12:14 PM
Cycling chief seeks end of Dr. Ferrari's influence

" Law enforcement authorities need to prevent banned physician Michele Ferrari from seeing riders and conclude his long-running stain on the sport, according to the president of the Italian Cycling Federation. "It needs to be law enforcement and judicial officials that put an end to it," Renato Di Rocco told The Associated Press.

12/18/2014 08:04 AM
My ShotLance ArmstrongLance Armstrong compares the Wild West of cycling to golf's code of honor.

Lance Armstrong on playing 250 rounds a year, choking on the first tee, and comparing the Wild West of cycling versus golf s code of honor. GOOD GOLFERS shut out distractions and stay in the moment.

12/18/2014 07:01 AM