My first reaction — and forgive me, but it is a practical matter — is that you need the money. As a Republican political consultant in California, you represent an endangered species. My second thought was that you crave the publicity. Everyone else is too busy to fill out the application for a refund. But these are shabby thoughts, unworthy of a noble mission.
Lance Armstrong became a triathlete before turning to professional cycling. His career was halted by testicular cancer, but Armstrong returned to win a record seven consecutive Tour de France races beginning in Stripped of those titles in due to evidence of performance-enhancing drug use, Armstrong in admitted to doping throughout his cycling career, following years of denials. Armstrong was athletic from an early age.
Resolution is fast approaching in the most controversial story in cycling. But there are still many questions to be answered. Thursday July 5, This article appears in the current edition of Cycle Sport magazine. A few days after interviewing Lance Armstrong in Austin, Texas, for this magazine on the occasion of his comeback, in late , I got The Call.
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