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Judge orders Armstrong testimony

A Texas judge is pushing Lance Armstrong closer to his first sworn testimony on details of his performance-enhancing drug use, ordering the cyclist to answer questions about who knew what and when about his doping, including possibly his ex-wife and his attorneys. Nebraska-based Acceptance Insurance Holding is seeking the information in its lawsuit to recover $3 million in bonuses...
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September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Armstrong back to defend time trial gold

Kristin Armstrong seemed to be retiring at the perfect time. The Olympic time trial champion had just won another world championship. She had competed in every major race, and won her share of them. She was 36 years old and ready to start a family. There was only one problem. She wasn't ready to get off the bike. So after giving birth to her son Lucas in 2010, the American...
Via Fox Sports
July 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Armstrong, Phinney lead US cycling team for London

Kristin Armstrong will defend her gold medal in the women's time trial, and former track cycling star Taylor Phinney will realize his Olympic dreams on the road at the London Games. Armstrong and Phinney were among the 21 riders announced by USA Cycling for the Summer Olympics on Friday. The remaining three riders on the 24-rider team will be decided Saturday, when the BMX trials...
Via AP on Fox
June 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Armstrong expects to overcome injury

Olympic gold medalist Kristin Armstrong is confident she can overcome her injury to earn a spot on the women's team for the London Olympics. Armstrong crashed her bicycle Thursday night in Boise during the first stage of the Exergy Tour, a final tuneup for riders competing for slots on the American women's team. She underwent surgery Friday and had pins installed in her...
Via AP on Fox
May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Tara Whitten Leads Canadian Sweep, Armstrong Injured – 2012 Exergy Tour, Prologue

Three-time world track champion Tara Whitten (Canada) of TIBCO - To The Top won the opening Prologue of the inaugural Exergy Tour today, finishing the two-mile (3.2-kilometer) course in downtown Boise in just over four minutes (4:09.64). It was an all-Canadian podium with Gillian Carleton of the Canadian National Team in second place, 34-hundredths of a second behind the leader,...
Via Triple Crankset
May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Whitten wins stage, American Armstrong falls

Tara Whitten led a Canadian sweep of the first three spots in the Exergy Tour prologue Thursday after American gold medalist Kristin Armstrong fell and broke her left collarbone during the two-mile stage. Armstrong, the last of 103 riders to start, fell hard at the turnaround, putting her London Olympic hopes in doubt. Whitten, an experienced Canadian track rider, finished in 4...
Via AP on Fox
May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Exergy TWENTY12′s Armstrong Wins 2012 Amgen Tour of California Women’s Invitational Time Trial

Scorching heat set the tone for today's Amgen Tour of California Women's Invitational Time Trial. The terrain was relentless giving no rest for the riders on the challenging 18.4 mile (29.7km) course. This was a true test of fitness today. With the Olympic selection looming, Kristin Armstrong took this opportunity to race over a full distance time trial course, similar to...
Via Triple Crankset
May 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Arndt Outduels Armstrong Once Again In Flanders – 9th Ronde van Vlaanderen voor Vrouwen

German claims second career Ronde van Vlaanderen victory On Sunday, Judith Arndt (GreenEdge Cycling), won the Ronde van Vlaanderen for the second time in her career illustrious career; the first coming in 2008. Coincidentally, both victories would come at the expense of Kristin Armstrong (Team USA), who once again watched as her breakaway companion surged ahead of her in the closing...
Via Triple Crankset
April 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Exergy TWENTY12 Bolsters Roster With Swiss National Champion Pascale Schnider

Multi-time Swiss National Champion Pascale Schnider joins former teammate Kristin Armstrong on Exergy TWENTY12 After six years in the European peloton, Swiss born Pascale Schnider moves to the U.S for a full season with Exergy TWENTY12.  This past season saw Schnider win both Swiss Elite Time Trial and Road National Championship and also National titles on the track. Other notable...
Via Triple Crankset
October 31, 2011  |  Discuss

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