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  1. Amgen Tour of California: Ben Jacques-Maynes reaching end of roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Daily Democrat

    ... best TOC performance came in the 2008 race, when he finished 18th overall. That year's winner was Levi Leipheimer, an Astana teammate of Lance Armstrong's who was believed beyond reproach until he admitted in 2012 to doping. At that time, he said he ...

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  2. News Shorts: Belgian Federation acquits Tom MeeusenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... Horner last competed in the race in 2009 as part of the Mellow Johnny's team alongside then-Astana teammates Levi Leipheimer and Lance Armstrong. Earlier this month, Horner finished seventh overall at the Redlands Bicycle Classic, the first event on ...

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  3. Lefevere: Kwiatkowski won't win the Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Velonews

    ... in 2003, but hasn't been lucky in the grand tours. It tried to win the Tour with riders like American Levi Leipheimer, but so far has been unsuccessful. The squad's greatest grand tour talent now is Colombian Rigoberto UrA n, who will race the Giro ...

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  4. Jacques-Maynes looking ahead to tenth and final Tour of California appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... 24th overall in 2006, Jacques-Maynes was third a year later in the TOC prologue, five seconds behind winner Levi Leipheimer. As he's throughout his career, he's excelled as a climber, stage tempo rider and a team rider, often getting stage and race ...

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  5. Report: Armstrong and Tygart met to discuss reduced sanctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Cycling News

    USADA chief Travis Tygart shakes hands with Senator Arlen Specter at a 2009 hearing in Washington, DC about screening dietary supplements for illegal steroids. Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf alledges that George Hincapie, David Zabriskie, Levi Leipheimer and Christian Vande Velde , all competing in the Tour de France, have testified in the USADA investigation of Lance Armstrong.

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  6. Tour of the Gila facing cancellationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2013 | Cycling News

    ... second consecutive year. Other past winner include Jonathan Vaugters, Burke Swindlehurst, Scott Moninger, Levi Leipheimer, Rory Sutherland and Phil Deignan. Past women's winners include Jeannie Longo, Genevieve Jeanson, Kristin Armstrong an Clara ...

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  7. Chris Horner joins Lance Armstrong in raging against the machineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Yahoo!

    ... matters aside, Armstrong is still angry that the likes of Hinacapie, Christian Vande Velde, Dave Zabriskie, Levi Leipheimer, Tom Danielson, Tyler Hamilton, Floyd Landis and Frankie Andreu were given the chance to speak out against the doping culture ...

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  8. Cycling shrine shifts gears in face of challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Davis Enterprise

    ... been locked in more than 250 huge boxes on the East Coast. But Armstrong, multiple Tour of California winner Levi Leipheimer (the first induction ceremony keynote speaker) and so many of their brethren cut the heart out of international cycling. ...

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  9. Rasmussen testimony implicates Mario Zorzoli, UCI's chief medical officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Velonews

    ... in 2012 during the course of its investigation of doping in cycling, including testimony from American rider Levi Leipheimer, who rode for Rabobank from 2002 through the 2004 season. Rasmussen, who rode for Rabobank from 2003 through 2007, claims ...

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  10. Testimony sheds light on Leinders, Rabobank's systematic dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Velonews

    ... Team Sky doctor, was brought into sharp focus. Testimony from former Rabobank riders Michael Rasmussen and Levi Leipheimer described systematic, authorized doping within the Rabobank team in the mid-2000s. The two riders implicated and ended the ...

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  11. Leinders handed lifetime ban by USADA for doping offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... renewed in October 2012 . USADA presented video testimony from former Rabobank riders Michael Rasmussen and Levi Leipheimer. In Rasmussen's testimony he stated that Leinders first helped him administer insulin from 2003-2005 and that the product was ...

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  12. MSU College of Human Medicine cycling event rolls into sixth spot in top U.S. Gran FondosRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Other prominent mass-participation cycling events on Gran Fondo Guide's list include Gran Fondo New York, Levi Leipheimer's King Ridge Gran Fondo (Santa Rosa, California), Hincapie Gran Fondo (Greenville, South Carolina) and Tour of Battenkill Gran ...

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  13. Top 14 stories of 2014: Shades of grayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Velonews

    ... the former rider, he was certainly able to recover. Also during July, hardly anyone saw Dave Zabriskie or Levi Leipheimer. Perhaps the riders chose to keep it that way, or perhaps they didn't have such an option as Vande Velde. It's hard to know. ...

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  14. Vande Velde trades bike for micRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... in the final-stage time trial behind Taylor Phinney to claim the tour by 21 seconds over Tejay van Garderen. Levi Leipheimer finished 24 seconds back. "The year before sticks in my mind more than anything," Vande Velde said. "I got second place by a ...

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  15. inCycle Riders: Taylor Phinney big interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... with BMC in 2011. By that time he was already a two-time world champion on the track and had beaten Levi Leipheimer to become national time trial champion for the first time. In these two videos, inCycle speaks to Phinney about his career ...

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  16. IAM Cycling Gets World Tour License; Astana In PurgatoryRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Podium Cafe

    ... of the US Postal squad, importing the now-thoroughly-disgraced Johan Bruyneel as well as Lance Armstrong and Levi Leipheimer. They also brought Alberto Contador with them, though Armstrong eventually forced Contador out. Before then, however, the ...

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  17. Vande Velde trades bike for micRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... in the final-stage time trial behind Taylor Phinney to claim the tour by 21 seconds over Tejay van Garderen. Levi Leipheimer finished 24 seconds back. "The year before sticks in my mind more than anything," Vande Velde said. "I got second place by a ...

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  18. EuroTrash ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | PezCycling News

    ... riding HED wheels when he could have earned much more. Mr. Hed became the aero bike fitter for Lance, Levi Leipheimer and others on that team. No doubt the loyalty shown Steve Hed flows from the loyalty he exhibited first. Stories have been told for ...

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  19. Steve Hed, aerodynamics pioneer and industry icon, dies at 59Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Velonews

    ... loyal to HED wheels through much of his racing career. Hed became the aero bike fitter for Armstrong, Levi Leipheimer, and others on that team. "Such a loss. HED was the first sponsor I ever had," Armstrong said. "I was 16. He called and said, 'I ...

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  20. Vande Velde trades bike for micRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... in the final-stage time trial behind Taylor Phinney to claim the tour by 21 seconds over Tejay van Garderen. Levi Leipheimer finished 24 seconds back. "The year before sticks in my mind more than anything," Vande Velde said. "I got second place by a ...

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