Tour De France
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.
A person familiar with the situation says Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey during an interview Monday that he used performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.
Lance Armstrong will forever be considered one thing and one thing only: a cheat. But Mark Feldman wonders if he was another product of the culture.
Marblehead native Tyler Hamilton has officially been stripped of his 2004 cycling gold medal, according to a report by Reuters.
The International Olympic Committee could strip Tyler Hamilton of his 2004 cycling gold medal following the American’s admission of doping, IOC vice president Thomas Bach said Friday.