Lance Armstrong

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Lance Armstrong
Lance Armstrong (Tour Down Under 2009).jpg
Armstrong prior tae the 2009 Tour Down Under
Personal information
Full nameLance Edward Armstrong
NicknameLe Boss[1] Big Tex[2]
BornLance Edward Gunderson
(1971-09-18) 18 September 1971 (age 48)
Plano, Texas, U.S.
Hicht1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)[3]
Wecht75 kg (165 lb)[3]
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider teepAll-Rounder
Amateur team(s)
1990–1991Subaru-Montgomery
1991US Naitional Team
Perfaisional team(s)
1992–1996Motorola
1997Cofidis
1998–2004US Postal
2005Discovery Channel
2009Astana
2010–2011Team RadioShack
Major wins
Ane-day races an Clessics
Warld Cyclin Champion (1993)
US Naitional Cyclin Champion (1993)
Clásica de San Sebastián (1995)
La Flèche Wallonne (1996)

Lance Edward Armstrong (born September 18, 1971) is an American umwhile professional road racin cyclist. He previously won the Tour de France seiven consecutive times frae 1999 tae 2005, but wis stripped o those victories in 2012 efter a pertractit dopin scandal.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Fotheringham, William (2011). Cyclopedia: It's All about the Bike. Chicago Review Press. p. 18. ISBN 1-56976-948-6. 
  2. Reilly, Rick (July 5, 2010). "Armstrong keeps passing tests". espn.go.com. Retrieved May 12, 2013. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Tour de France 2009 - Rider -22- Lance ARMSTRONG". Letour.fr. Retrieved 2012-11-10.