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Posted on 4 June 2018 | 2:36 am
Why politicians really, really love celebs -
Norfolk Eastern Daily PressWhy politicians really, really love celebsNorfolk Eastern Daily PressThe disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong could be the celebrity power behind my campaign to stop city cyclists jumping red lights, as if they are somehow immune from the rules. He could catch them up and explain to them that cheats don't prosper. Er, then ...and more »
Posted on 3 June 2018 | 5:49 am
Ewan MacKenna: So how is it then that you
Independent.ieEwan MacKenna: So how is it then that you explain a freak like Chris Froome?Independent.ieThese nothing-to-all rises tend to be indicative of doping, as in the well-known case of Lance Armstrong for instance, who made a remarkable jump in performance between 1998 and 1999. But we can't label Froome's rise as doping for a troubling reason.and more »
Posted on 1 June 2018 | 10:36 am
Lance Armstrong Settles with DOJ in a Novel
JD Supra (press release)Lance Armstrong Settles with DOJ in a Novel Application of the False Claims Act Targeting Misconduct in SportsJD Supra (press release)On April 19, 2018, the Department of Justice announced its settlement with Lance Armstrong to resolve its False Claims Act (“FCA”) suit for Armstrong's admitted use of illegal performance-enhancing drugs while under sponsorship by the U.S. Postal Service.
Posted on 28 May 2018 | 9:48 am
Chris Froome grabs Giro d'Italia lead with
The GuardianChris Froome grabs Giro d'Italia lead with extraordinary solo salvoThe GuardianBy the time Froome began his climb up the Sestriere, an ascent famous for Lance Armstrong breaking away from the bunch in the 1999 Tour de France, Froome's lead had extended to one minute and 52 seconds. Simon Yates ploughs a lonely furrow.and more »
Posted on 25 May 2018 | 11:03 am
Vuelta Skelter: Cousin catastrophe
this… Look carefully at that video of Cousin’s fall and you’ll see the Dutchman Lindeman doing his best Jan Ullrich impression to avoid his sprawling rival (this time not Lance Armstrong on Luz Ardiden, but Cousin on the Alto de Capileira).
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:40 am
PAX Prime: Pro Gamers Gird For Drug Testing
SEATTLE -- Barry Bonds. Alex Rodriguez. Lance Armstrong. Their names are as associated with performance-enhancing drugs as they are with the sports they dominated. But now drug testing is entering a brand new arena -- professional gaming -- and that's on ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:26 am
Bolt versus Gatlin is not a case of ‘good
In an era where exposed dopers have never failed drug tests (including Marion Jones and Lance Armstrong), it is simplistic to make such assumptions. What should be important with regard to the Bolt and Gatlin clashes, at least in terms of media scrutiny ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:37 am
Nike fighting subpoenas issued by Lance
Once among Lance Armstrong’s the most ardent supporters, Nike, the shoe and apparel giant, now finds itself ankle-deep in the disgraced cyclist's costly legal battle with the Justice Department: Nike is fighting subpoenas served upon it by both the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:49 pm
Michele Ferrari to be questioned by Italian
Ferrari alleged to have provided drug assistance to biathlete Daniel Taschler • Taschler and Ferrari both deny any wrongdoing Lance Armstrong’s former physician Michele Ferrari and his son Stefano have been called in for hearings next week with the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:00 am