He got back on the bike to peddle a dream, not his name.
Identified: Lance Armstrong would ride up the mountainside, like an avenging angel, inspiration come to life after life itself had almost been snuffed out, Professional triathlete from the age of 16, had chosen his bucket list while fighting cancer in the hospital bed. When doctors believed that his chances of survival are less; he was dreaming only to come back to race again.
Planned: After coming back from the long-odds battle against testicular cancer, the only dream he had was to be back on the bike. Being a specialist only in 1 day races, he changed his training regime for knocking his list of winning Tour de France.
|Became a profession athlete, at the age of 16||1986|
|Became US National Amateur champion||1991|
|Won 10 titles including the US Pro Championship, and stage 8 in the Tour de France, and at 22 is the youngest road racing world champion ever||1993|
|Becomes the first American to win the Belgian classic Fleche Wall one, Ranked the number one cyclist in the world.||1996|
|Wins the Tour de France||1999, marks his return to cycling|
|Won 7 Tour de France||Between ,2000- 2005|
“We have two options medically and emotionally: Give up or fight like hell”
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