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  1. ASADA also opposed Lance Armstrong's return to cycling at 2009 Tour Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Sydney Morning Herald

    It has emerged that the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority opposed Lance Armstrong's comeback at the Tour Down Under in 2009 when standard protocols were waived for the seven-time Tour de France winner. After Anne Gripper, the trailblazing former anti-doping boss at cycling's world governing body, detailed how she initially vetoed Armstrong's premature return from retirement only to capitulate to external pressure, a former ASADA boss has told Fairfax Media he also objected to the exceptional allowance.

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  2. Mainstream media denials of vaccine injury sound like Lance Armstrong's claim he never dopedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | NewsTarget.com

    Now-shamed cycling legend Lance Armstrong was recently ordered by a Texas arbitration panel to cough up a whopping $10 million penalty for lying under oath back in 2005 about using performance-enhancing drugs. And, interestingly, Armstrong's repeated claims that he never doped, which many recognized as being false from the start, sound exactly like what the mainstream media and many conventional doctors are now claiming about vaccines being completely safe for children, which we also know is an absolute lie.

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  3. Anger, frustration permeates peloton in wake of CIRC reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Velonews

    ... be about seven or eight more. Other input came from former pros and team officials, such as Riccardo RiccA2, Lance Armstrong, Jorg Jaksche, Bjarne Riis, Alexander Vinokourov, and Michael Rasmussen, all of whom played an active role in the doping ...

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  4. Commentary: Time to rethink but not reduce Armstrong's banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Cape Cod Times

    ... view. He even asks for a watch. Add two wheels and Lycra to that story and you start to understand why Lance Armstrong feels he has suffered rough justice. And understandably so. Because it is clearer than ever now that the cyclist wasn't alone in ...

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  5. Report Finds That Pro Cyclists Are Still DopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Men's Journal

    Lance Armstrong of the USA and The Discovery Channel Team retains his yellow jersey during stage 13 of the 92nd Tour de France between Miramas and Montpellier on July 15, 2005 in France. The Union Cycliste Internationale , cycling's governing body, had long been accused of not just ignoring, but aiding cycling's doping problem.

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  6. Lance Armstrong Tour Down Under 2009 comeback play of power and influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Stuff.co.nz

    The former anti-doping boss at cycling's world governing body has detailed the intense, high-level pressure that caused her to "cave in" and approve Lance Armstrong's premature comeback to racing at the 2009 Tour Down Under. Anne Gripper, now the chief executive of Triathlon Australia, said on Wednesday that she had instantly opposed - and officially vetoed - Armstrong's move to come out of retirement in Australia.

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  7. LANCE Armstrong this week said he hoped that one day cycling would be "dope-free".Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Worcester News

    Of all the people to come out with such a line, the disgraced cyclist, who was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life for doping, was the least likely. Armstrong has previously shown little or no remorse and in January gave an interview in which he said he would probably repeat his actions.

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  8. Cheltenham Festival RECAP: Look back on our coverage of Day Two of the greatest show on turfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Daily Record

    ... out round two! I had my gumshield knocked out yesterday but this meeting ain't for Usain you need the Lance Armstrong type. I've told the boss in the Arkle Bar to put a case of Krug on ice for me to celebrate Champagne's third Festival victory ...

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  9. Will the Fantastic Four race against each other this season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Yahoo!

    ... screens is a statistical doper - or two riders in every top 10 (perhaps more, by the laws of averages). That Lance Armstrong was given special treatment by certain former presidents of the UCI; that doping was neither viewed as endemic nor as ...

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  10. Sorry, but apologies matterRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Milford Mirror

    ... it right. As much as we might want apologies, they're hollow when unaccompanied by attempts at restitution. Lance Armstrong's 2013 interview with Oprah Winfrey featured a disastrous "apology" in which he failed to address the many innocent (and ...

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  11. Froome reveals he testified to CIRCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... system is working.' Froome said he feels the sport has improved from the situation voiced by riders such as Lance Armstrong, who claim they had no other choice but to dope or quit the sport. "I'm grateful it's not a choice I have to make," Froome ...

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  12. Lose the game but not your sportsmanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... is pressure to perform at the highest levels, but like the old adage goes, "cheaters never win." Just ask Lance Armstrong. When our older sons were young, their football team was the Dallas Cowboys and their favorite player was Roger Staubach. When ...

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  13. War On Doping And The Hypocritical Treatment Of Lance ArmstrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Scientific Blogging

    No doubt Lance Armstrong is still digesting the news that he has to repay $10 million to previous sponsors following a ruling by an arbitration panel a few weeks ago. This is on top of the lifetime ban from all sporting competitions that he was given several years back.

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  14. Niegan dopaje de Tiger Woods Former PGA pro retracts Woods ban claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | La Semana del Sur

    ... who last played a US PGA event at the 2011 PGA Championship, compared Woods to noted US disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong, who was stripped of seven Tour de France titles and admitted he took banned performance-enhancing substances. But Woods' ...

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  15. Sherry Young: Lose the game but not your sportsmanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Deseret News

    ... is pressure to perform at the highest levels, but like the old adage goes, "cheaters never win." Just ask Lance Armstrong. When our older sons were young, their football team was the Dallas Cowboys and their favorite player was Roger Staubach. When ...

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  16. Massarotti: Is Tiger Woods A Product Of Performance Enhancing Drugs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | CBS Local

    ... list of all-time home run leaders looks like Muscle Beach. The NFL wouldn't exist without steroids. Lance Armstrong was a fraud. On and on it goes. And so now someone comes out and suggests that steroids have infected not only golf but the greatest ...

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  17. Gallery: Through the years at Paris-NiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... Contador the overall lead on the penultimate day in 2009, prompting a pointed tweet from then-teammate Lance Armstrong: "Amazing talent but still a lot to learn." Christian Prudhomme helps Martin Elmiger and the Paris-Nice peloton find a path ...

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  18. The Tiger Woods/PED ThreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Sand Trap

    ... as soon as a testing method is found, there is another drug undetected. Its your basic cat and mouse game. Lance Armstrong was caught as a result of blood/urine test that was many, many years older than a newer testing technology, he didn't actually ...

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  19. NZ startup 1Above signs golf No1 Lydia KoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... Sponsors have copped reputational flak from disgraced athletes such as Tiger Woods, Oscar Pistorius and Lance Armstrong in recent years, but Smith had no such fears about the 17-year old. "If it does happen, I'd be enormously surprised, because ...

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  20. Confessions of a newbie cyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | NEWS.com.au

    ... estrians, or those of us on two wheels who don't slip on the Lycra and fade into an autoerotic fantasy about Lance Armstrong.

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