Lance Armstrong

UCI claims 'moral authority' to lead cycling

GENEVA (AP) – Mired in a crisis caused by the Lance Armstrong doping affair, the sport of cycling faces an uphill trek to regain credibility. Still, cycling’s top official said the sport can succeed despite […]

10/23/2012

Armstrong gets support from Aspen Art Museum

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) – Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has lost his Tour de France titles and the backing of major sponsors. But the Aspen Art Museum says it is standing by the part-time resident who […]

10/23/2012

UCI agrees to strip Armstrong of his 7 Tour titles

GENEVA (AP) – Cycling’s governing body has agreed to strip Lance Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles and ban him for life. UCI President Pat McQuaid announced Monday that the federation accepted the […]

10/22/2012

Armstrong says last few weeks 'difficult'

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lance Armstrong says he’s been through a “difficult couple of weeks” and urged supporters of his cancer-fighting charity to stand behind its mission. Armstrong gave the welcoming remarks Friday night at […]

10/19/2012

Armstrong: Nike out, Lance steps down

NEW YORK (AP) – Nike is severing ties with famed cyclist Lance Armstrong, citing insurmountable evidence that he participated in doping and misled the company for more than a decade. The clothing and footwear company […]

10/17/2012

11 teammates testified in case against Armstrong

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says 11 of Lance Armstrong’s former teammates testified against him in its investigation of the cyclist, revealing “the most sophisticated, professionalized and successful doping program that […]

10/10/2012

Armstrong says he's 7-time Tour de France champ

MONTREAL (AP) – Lance Armstrong introduced himself as a seven-time Tour de France champion at a cancer conference in Montreal on Wednesday. “My name is Lance Armstrong. I am a cancer survivor,” he said to […]

08/29/2012

Donors standing by Lance Armstrong's foundation

NEW YORK (AP) – Lance Armstrong’s reputation may be in tatters but in the eyes of corporate and individual donors, his charity still wears an unsullied yellow jersey. Armstrong announced last week he would no […]

08/28/2012

Tour titles stripped from Lance Armstrong (with list)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency stripped Lance Armstrong‘s seven Tour de France titles today, erasing one of the most incredible achievements in sports after deciding he had used performance-enhancing drugs to […]

08/24/2012

Nike stands by Armstrong

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – One of Lance Armstrong’s sponsors is standing by him, even though he has stopped fighting the drug case brought against him by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. Armstrong could soon lose his […]

08/24/2012

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