RIDEALONG WITH LANCE
- Lance Leaves Discovery, OLN in Limbo. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;8/9/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 32, p26
Reports on the decision of Discovery Communications Inc. to sponsor Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong and his team in 2005. Offers made by the company to Armstrong under the sponsorship agreement; Remarks from Discovery spokesman David Leavy.
- Networks Await Cyclist's Plans. Friedman, Wayne // Television Week;8/2/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 31, p3
Discusses the implications of the decision of American bicycle racer Lance Armstrong to lessen his participation in bicycle races for his sponsors at Discovery Networks and Outdoor Life Network. Details of Armstrong's plan; Information on the sponsorship deals of Armstrong; Intention of...
- THE MAN BEHIND THE MAN. Gifford, Bill // Bicycling;May2003, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p54
Provides information on the coaching services being offered by Chris Carmichael to cyclists, such as Lance Armstrong.
- Armstrong's Heroism a Story With a Moral for All. Bernstein, Andrew // San Diego Business Journal;8/1/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 31, p38
Comments on the victory of cyclist Lance Armstrong in the Tour de France. His unequaled dominance of cycling's premier event; Recognition of moral significance in the aspect of sports; Opportunity to showcase his talents and determination.
- Looking back at Lance. // Bicycling;Jan1995, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p16
Evaluates Lance Armstrong's sophomore season on the professional road cycling tour. His rainbow jersey; How it was a season of near misses; His best finish with a second place in Liege-Bastogne-Liege; Other finishes; Overall rating.
- Lance digs deep. // Bicycling;Apr95, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p20
Reveals that Motorola cycling champion Lance Armstrong will finance the United States Cycling Federation's (USCF) entire Junior Olympic Race Series for 1995 and 1996. Quote from Armstrong on why he is doing it; How the 24-race series begins February 25, 1995 with the Builder's Square Classic in...
- Last Big Bike Race. // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;5/9/2005, Vol. 73 Issue 23, p3
Features cyclist Lance Armstrong. Number of Tour de France bike races won by Armstrong; Reason for the decision of Armstrong to retire after the 2005 Tour de France event.
- From Texas hill country to the Champs Elysees. Baldauf, Scott // Christian Science Monitor;7/26/99, Vol. 91 Issue 167, p2
Focuses on Lance Armstrong and his winning of the Tour de France in 1999. His successful health battle against cancer; Comments of his hometown mayor Kirk Watson in Austin, Texas; How the city is planning a parade in his honor; Rumors of drug use; Publication of his daily drug tests that proved...
- MY SON'S AMAZING RACE. Kelly, Linda Armstrong // People;8/8/2005, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p62
Presents the reflections of Linda Armstrong, mother of cyclist Lance Armstrong, on her son's performance in the 2005 Tour de France. Details of her trip to France with Armstrong's three young children; Details of Armstrong's progress in several stages of the race; Reaction to his victory;...