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

Lance Armstrong

Lance Armstrong Admits To Doping

He did it. He finally admitted it. Lance Armstrong doped.

CBS4–01/17/2013

Lance Armstrong is a testicular cancer survivor. (Credit: FRANCOIS LENOIR/AFP/Getty Images)

Armstrong Will Admit To Doping In Oprah Interview

Lance Armstrong will make a limited confession to doping during his televised interview with Oprah Winfrey next week, according to a person with knowledge of the situation.

CBS4–01/12/2013

Lance Armstrong

UCI Agrees To Strip Armstrong Of His 7 Tour Titles

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

CBS4–10/22/2012

Lance Armstrong

Armstrong Steps Down From Charity, Nike Terminates Contract

Cyclist Lance Armstrong has stepped down as chairman of his cancer-fighting charity on the same day that he became only the second athlete ever to be fired by Nike, according to ESPN.com.

CBS Miami–10/17/2012

Lance Armstrong

Lance Armstrong Drops USADA Fight, Is Stripped Of 7 Tour Titles

Lance Armstrong said Thursday night he is finished fighting a barrage of drug charges from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, putting his unprecedented string of seven Tour de France titles at risk along with his legacy as one of the greatest cyclists in history.

CBS4–08/23/2012

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