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Germany's Andre Greipel (2ndL) sprints to win the 194 km sixth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 10, 2014 between Arras and Reims, northern France. (credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

11 Things Tour De France Riders Won’t Stop For

The 101st running of the Tour de France began Saturday, July 5th and will run through Sunday, July 27th. In total, the finishing teams/riders will have traveled 2,276.7 miles (3,664 kilometers) on their way to a chance at victory.

07/10/2014

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Lance Armstrong Allegedly Admits Doping to Oprah Winfrey

Lance Armstrong apparently made the confession to Oprah Winfrey during an interview taped Monday, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. Winfrey is expected on CBS This Morning on Tuesday, January 15, to discuss her interview with Armstrong.

01/14/2013

Armstrong will not fight doping charges (GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Armstrong To Get Lifetime Ban, Lose Titles

In a statement released late Thursday night, celebrated cyclist Lance Armstrong announced he would no longer fight charges that he used performance enhancing drugs throughout his esteemed career. “There comes a point in every man’s life when he has to say, enough is enough,” Armstrong’s statement read. “For me, that time is now.”

CBS Seattle–08/24/2012

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Best of Cyclefest in Seattle

Come join in the biggest Tour de France-inspired festival on the West Coast! This annual family-friendly event is a great occasion for relaxing with your family or friends over a picnic at Seattle’s Seward Park.

07/03/2012

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Guide to Seattle Bike Expo

This weekend, March 10 and 11, Seattle will have the biggest consumer bicycle show in the US! Over 250 booths filled with bikes, gear, health and fitness! With Tour de France riders and BMX stunt bike demonstrations, you’ll find all you need to get pedaling this Spring!

03/07/2012

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Pro Cyclist Tyler Farrar Speaks in Seattle

Professional road cyclist Tyler Farrar is making an appearance in Seattle on November 30, telling of his cycling experiences and overcoming personal tragedy.

11/23/2011

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It’s BikeMania and CycleFest at Magnuson Park

Join in the biggest Tour de France-inspired festival on the West Coast! This annual family-friendly event is a great occasion for relaxing with your family or friends over a picnic on Friday, July 22 from 5:00pm to 10:30pm.

07/21/2011

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