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2013-12-23 23:01:08

Stradalli Cycle joined a host of cycling superstars including Greg LeMond, Tom Danielson and Grant Potter at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Florida for a charity bike ride to raise money for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Lee County. Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Stradalli Cycle, the affordable high performance carbon bicycle manufacturer, is pleased to announce that it took part in the Everyone Rides charity bicycle ride in support of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Lee County....

2006-07-28 06:25:00

By Patrick Vignal PARIS -- Cycling lovers were brutally awakened from a sweet slumber with Thursday's stunning news that Floyd Landis had tested positive for testosterone on his way to a remarkable Tour de France victory. Fans of the notoriously tough sport, which has been marred by doping for years, were hoping the American's extraordinary comeback in the Alps last week had heralded the dawn of a new era. The quiet son of a Mennonite family had looked both human and heroic in the space of 24...

2006-07-05 21:26:33

By Julien Pretot ST QUENTIN, France (Reuters) - Australian Robbie McEwen will be out for a third win in this year's Tour de France when the peloton takes on the 225 km fifth stage from Beauvais to Caen on Thursday. The Davitamon Lotto rider, who claimed his 10th Tour stage win on Wednesday, could also take the yellow jersey from a below-par Tom Boonen of Belgium. The world champion, who leads McEwen by 12 seconds in the overall standings, has yet to win a stage and has been looking...

2005-07-24 22:14:50

By Deborah Charles WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nine years ago, most ordinary Americans would have asked "Lance who?" if you had mentioned Lance Armstrong. Today, even those who do not normally follow cycling know that he has survived cancer, just won the Tour de France for the seventh straight time and launched an international craze with his yellow LiveStrong wristbands. Often referred to just as "Lance," Armstrong was ranked 15th on Forbes Magazine's list of the top 100 most powerful...

2005-07-24 20:15:43

By Francois Thomazeau PARIS (Reuters) - Lance Armstrong has finally allowed the curtain to fall on the most successful and one of the most exceptional careers in Tour de France history and the greatest cycling show on earth will struggle to fill his shoes. "Nobody will take over from Lance, simply because there's no candidate," said his team manager Johan Bruyneel. Winning seven Tours was considered impossible seven years ago and Armstrong's achievement took so much hard work, dedication...

2005-07-06 08:09:01

MONTARGIS, France (Reuters) - American Lance Armstrong wastold by Tour de France organizers that he had to wear the raceleader's yellow jersey in Wednesday's fifth stage. The American, chasing a seventh Tour win, had not wanted towear the coveted jersey as a mark of respect for compatriotDavid Zabriskie of the CSC team. Zabriskie, in front since the opening stage, lost theoverall lead to Armstrong after crashing near the finish ofTuesday's team time trial. "I decided not to wear the...

2005-07-06 06:41:39

MONTARGIS, France (Reuters) - American Lance Armstrong willnot wear the race leader's yellow jersey in Wednesday's fifthstage of the Tour de France, his Discovery Channel team said. The American, chasing a seventh Tour win, said he would notwear the coveted jersey as a mark of respect for compatriotDavid Zabriskie of the CSC team. Zabriskie, in front since the opening stage, lost theoverall lead to Armstrong after crashing near the finish ofTuesday's team time trial. "I decided not to...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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