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 name Lance Edward Armstrong
Nickname Le Boss[1] Big Tex[2]
Born (1971-09-18) September 18, 1971 (age 46)
Plano, Texas, U.S.
Hicht 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)[3]
Wicht 75 kg (165 lb)[3]
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type All-Rounder
Amateur team(s)
1990–1991 Subaru-Montgomery
1991 US Naitional Team
Professional team(s)
1992–1996 Motorola
1997 Cofidis
1998–2004 US Postal
2005 Discovery Channel
2009 Astana
2010–2011 Team 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)
Infobox last updatit on
December 17, 2013

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 (Julie 5, 2010). "Armstrong keeps passing tests". espn.go.com. Retrieved Mey 12, 2013. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Tour de France 2009 - Rider -22- Lance ARMSTRONG". Letour.fr. Retrieved 2012-11-10.