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

6 things learned from the new Steve Jobs doc

After focusing his lens on plenty of controversial figures , filmmaker Alex Gibney's latest subject is Apple's deified leader in Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine. The documentary, out Friday, takes a 2-hour look at the layered man who was at once the nationally lauded father of modern technology, and also a "maniacal genius" and CEO who called to mind The Godfather in meetings, according to former employees.

09/01/2015 08:40 PM
Stars set for London Film Festival

Benedict Cumberbatch, Dame Helen Mirren and Dame Maggie Smith will be among the British stars on the red carpet at this year's London Film Festival. The Lady in the Van, starring Dame Maggie as an elderly woman who lives on writer Alan Bennett's driveway, will have its European premiere in London.

09/01/2015 11:56 AM
Why Athletes Who Dope Get Away With It

Last week, we examined reasons why the very nature of drug testing technology 2014 which cannot eliminate false positives and false negatives at the same time 2014 means it will never be a perfect mechanism for catching cheaters. This may come as no big to surprise to anyone who remembers the famous Nike commercial featuring video of Lance Armstrong taking a drug test.

08/31/2015 04:44 PM
Coe insists athletics "ostensibly a clean sport"

Athletics remains an ostensibly clean sport, incoming IAAF president Sebastian Coe insisted Sunday at the climax of the world championships in Beijing. Athletes compete in the final of the women's marathon athletics event at the 2015 IAAF World Championships at the "Bird's Nest" National Stadium in Beijing on August 30, 2015 Only two positive cases, both Kenyans, have been reported at the worlds in the Chinese capital, but the IAAF found itself mired in allegations of doping in the build-up to the championships.

08/30/2015 07:41 AM
Minnow FC Astana Splashes Into Champions League, Seeking Attention

Ghanaian Patrick Twumasi of FC Astana crosses the ball during a game against HJK Helsinki in Astana on August 5. Soccer fans burst into the streets of the Kazakh capital to celebrate after FC Astana became the first Central Asian team to advance to the group stage of Europe's Champions League, the most exclusive club tournament in the world. FC Astana's 1-1 draw with APOEL in Cyprus on August 26, after a late goal by Nemanja Maksimovic, gave the Kazakh club a 2-1 aggregate win after its 1-0 victory over APOEL at home last week.

08/27/2015 10:23 PM