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


Chris Froome aids support to Geoff Thomas ahead of Tour de France fundraising ride

The former England footballer has organised a charity bike ride from London to Paris to try and raise the funds for the charity Froome says it is a matter close to his heart having lost his mother to a blood cancer related illness Chris Froome gave his support to Geoff Thomas here in Utrecht as the former England footballer embarked on a Tour de France fundraising ride that will see Lance Armstrong return to the roads of France. Thomas has received criticism as well as support since announcing that Armstrong will be supporting him and a team of amateur cyclists in riding the Tour route one day ahead of the professional peloton in a bid to raise A 1million for Cure Leukaemia.

07/03/2015 12:58 PM
Tour De France? More Like Tour De-Void of Americans

As the Tour de France drew near, Jonathan Vaughters was still poring over power outputs and training results, trying to determine the nine riders that he would send to represent Cannondale-Garmin at the start line in the Dutch city of Utrecht. Andrew Talansky was a given, his best shot for an overall podium.

07/03/2015 01:24 AM
The double: Behind Contador's audacious ambition

In the days and weeks after crashing out of the 2014 Tour de France, a battered and bruised Alberto Contador had a vision. With his dreams of winning another Tour shredded more than his bloody knee, it was a bitter moment, more so because the Spanish superstar said he was on the form of his life.

07/02/2015 05:05 PM
Meet the British Soccer Player Bringing Lance Armstrong Back to the Tour de France Route

Lance Armstrong during stage twelve of the 2010 Tour de France from Rodez to Revel on July 17, 2010 in Revel, France. Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong is this month heading back to the scene of some of his most celebrated, and infamous, victories - the route of the Tour de France - and he has a retired English soccer player to thank.

07/02/2015 01:00 PM
Armstrong girlfriend must testify, Landis to produce records

" The judge presiding over the federal government's fraud lawsuit against Lance Armstrong has ruled that the cyclist's girlfriend will have to give sworn testimony. Judge Christopher Cooper in Washington, D.C., also ruled that former teammate Floyd Landis must turn over records of investigations into his own previous doping case.

07/02/2015 12:00 PM