Tour de France

Germany's Andre Greipel (2ndL) sprints to win the 194 km sixth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 10, 2014 between Arras and Reims, northern France. (credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

11 Things Tour De France Riders Won’t Stop For

The 101st running of the Tour de France began Saturday, July 5th and will run through Sunday, July 27th. In total, the finishing teams/riders will have traveled 2,276.7 miles (3,664 kilometers) on their way to a chance at victory.

07/10/2014

(The Bicycle Therapy bike shop, in center city.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Philadelphia Bicycle Racers Think Lance Armstrong Did The Right Thing, At Last

At Bicycle Therapy, near 22nd and South Streets in center city Philadelphia, owner Lee Rogers (far left) has followed the ups and downs of Lance Armstrong’s career.

01/15/2013

Former Lance Armstrong Teammate Banned For 2 Years

David George, former teammate of Lance Armstrong, banned for two years for doping.

12/05/2012

(Lance Armstrong waves a number 7 before the 21st stage of the 92nd Tour de France in 2005.   Credit:  Joel Saget/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Philadelphia Bike Racers Relieved at Latest Action Against Lance Armstrong

Lance Armstrong’s name is coming out of cycling’s record books.

10/22/2012

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UCI Agrees To Strip Armstrong Of His 7 Tour Titles

Lance Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life by cycling’s governing body.

10/22/2012

(Lance Armstrong, in 2011.  Credit: Gail Oskin/ Getty Images)

Lance Armstrong Speaks At Livestrong 15th Anniversary

Lance Armstrong made his first public appearance Friday night, since the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency released its scathing report last week.

10/20/2012

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UCI To Respond Soon To Doping Report On Armstrong

The International Cycling Union is expected to investigate U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong was a serial drug cheat.

10/18/2012

(Lance Armstrong, in 2011.  Credit: Gail Oskin/ Getty Images)

Lance Armstrong Tell-All Book Moved Up To September 5th Release

Tyler Hamilton’s tell-all book about Lance Armstrong and doping in cycling will be released two weeks earlier than originally planned.

08/29/2012

Clinton Global Initiative Brings Business And World Leaders Together

Former Armstrong Teammates Deny Ban Report

A director of Garmin-Sharp denied that any of the cycling team’s riders have been banned for six months by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency as part of its doping probe into seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong.

07/05/2012

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Local Cycling Experts React To Armstrong Doping Charges

Seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong is once again fighting doping charges. He maintains he never did, and unlike many of his accusers, has passed more than 500-drug tests.

06/15/2012

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Australian Cadel Evans Wins Tour de France

Cadel Evans has been keeping fans back home up all night watching him become the first Australian to win the Tour de France. It’s a victory that’s been a long time coming.

07/24/2011

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