Lance Armstrong

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United States
Virgo

Lance Armstrong Bio

Who is Lance Armstrong

American former professional road racing cyclist. He is the 1993 Elite Men's Road Race World Champion, and he had won the Tour de France seven consecutive times from 1999 to 2005, but was stripped of his Tour de France victories in 2012 after a protracted doping scandal.

Early Life (Childhood)

Armstrong was born Lance Edward Gunderson on September 18, 1971, at Methodist Hospital in Plano, Texas, north of Dallas. His parents divorced in 1973 when Lance was two.

Interesting Facts

He had notable success between 1993 and 1996, including the World Championship in 1993, Cl√°sica de San Sebasti√°n in 95, Tour DuPont in 95 and 96, and a handful of stage victories in Europe, including stage 18 of the 1995 Tour de France.

Personal Life

Armstrong owns homes in Austin, Texas, and Aspen, Colorado, as well as a ranch in the Texas Hill Country.[140] He also has become a popular Twitter user, with almost 4 million followers as of January 2013.

NETWORTH And ACHIEVEMENT

He is a Seven-time Tour de France champion.

Rumor

On April 10, 2009, a controversy emerged between the French anti-doping agency AFLD and Armstrong and his team manager, Johan Bruyneel, stemming from a March 17, 2009, encounter with an AFLD anti-doping official who visited Armstrong after a training ride in Beaulieu-sur-Mer.