Nike is cutting ties with the Livestrong cancer charity founded by cyclist Lance Armstrong. The move is the latest fallout in the doping scandal surrounding the former cyclist.
The president of a cancer charity founded by Lance Armstrong says the organization will persevere in the wake of the cyclist’s admission that he used performance-enhancing drugs.
More than three million people tuned in to watched disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong’s public mea culpa.
Now that Plano native Lance Armstrong admitted to Oprah Winfrey he repeatedly lied about using performance-enhancing drugs, the world’s most famous cyclist may have just become the most infamous.
Disgraced cycling great Lance Armstrong has cut ties with his cancer-fighting charity,Livestrong, amid his doping scandal.
Richardson Bike Mart is the shop that became famous as the source of Lance Armstrong’s first bike. And like so many cycling fans, store manager Woody Smith was saddened to see Lance Armstrong’s legacy disappear in the midst of a doping scandal.
Lance Armstrong is stepping down as chairman of his Livestrong cancer fighting charity to help it limit the damage from the doping scandal that has snared the former champion cyclist.
Lance Armstrong can never ride again in the world’s top cycling races. His attempt to win elite triathlons in middle age is over. He even got booted from the Chicago Marathon.