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Where are they now: A Tyler Hamilton Interview

Tyler Hamilton was a loyal lieutenant within cycling’s most notorious team, an Olympic champion who gave his medal back, and the author o...

US road racing is in a downward spiral — what comes next?

When it comes to men’s road racing, the United States is not only a weak nation, it’s also in decline as teams are folding and events are...

Armstrong on Ullrich’s downward spiral: 'I’ll do anything in my power to help'

In an email conversation with CyclingTips, Lance Armstrong described former Tour de France rival Jan Ullrich as “an important person in m...

Case closed: Lance Armstrong settles federal lawsuit for $5M

Lance Armstrong will pay $5 million to settle a lawsuit with the U.S. Department of Justice claiming that he defrauded the federal govern...

Lappartient open to life bans for motor use, comments further on Armstrong

UCI President David Lappartient based a large part of his election campaign on the fight against the use of hidden motors, or technologic...

CyclingTips Podcast: Everesting on Everest and five minutes of Chris Froome

Everesting. noun | An endurance challenge performed on a bicycle, where a cyclist repeatedly climbs a single hill until the combined elev...

Armstrong movie dispute to go to trial

Over two years after the Lance Armstrong biopic ‘The Program’ had its premiere, a dispute about the exclusion of one of the key figures f...

Is Lance Armstrong’s podcast partnership a violation of his lifetime ban?

On August 2, organizers of the inaugural Colorado Classic stage race announced that the event is partnering with Lance Armstrong to “brin...

Opinion: A cycling media that is soft on doping serves to normalise it

In light of my recent article on Lance Armstrong's 'Stages' podcast and the discussion that ensued, there were many interesting and valid...

Lance Armstrong comeback v3.0 – sport is forgiving, but will time heal these wounds?

“I want to hate it, but I’m loving it,” is the way most of my conversations start off when I ask someone if they’ve been listening to Lan...

Lance Armstrong's 'return' to pro cycling: The Stages podcast

When Outside Magazine reached out to Lance Armstrong before the 2017 Tour de France, they asked him to write a blog of analysis and insig...

US judge denies Armstrong request, federal whistleblower case headed to jury trial

A U.S. federal judge has denied a motion filed by Lance Armstrong's legal team seeking to negate any damages suffered by former team spon...

Hidden motor inventor says he received $2 million in 1998 for exclusivity deal

Speaking two days in advance of a 60 Minutes special on the use of technological fraud, or mechanical doping, in cycling, the inventor of...

CyclingTips Podcast, Episode 17: David Walsh on Armstrong, Sky, Froome and the Wiggins TUEs

David Walsh is the chief sports writer at the Sunday Times and a journalist best known in cycling circles as the man who helped expose La...

Hidden motor inventor says he sold prototype in 1998, and that a ‘big story’ is coming

Revealing that a major story is coming soon about hidden motors, the inventor of the mechanical devices, Istvan ‘Stefano’ Varjas has said...

Four years after USADA's Reasoned Decision, Bruyneel appeal to CAS underway in Switzerland

Four years — almost to the day — after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency released its Reasoned Decision detailing evidence of doping activities...

Book excerpt from Spitting in the Soup: Inside the Dirty Game of Doping in Sports

Republished with permission of VeloPress from Spitting in the Soup: Inside the Dirty Game of Doping in Sports by Mark Johnson. Read more ...

FireRoadies! WorldTour riders get wake-up call at Leadville 100 MTB Race

An orange glow from the rising sun lit the sky and awoke the locals of the old mining town of Leadville, as the frosted breath of thousan...

A 'colossal meltdown': Armstrong on doping, Travis Tygart, and today's Tour de France

Speaking to a University of Colorado class in Boulder on Tuesday, Lance Armstrong fielded questions from students on several topics, incl...

Lance Armstrong interviewed by Joe Rogan

Armstrong appeared on "The Joe Rogan Experience" in a refreshingly honest conversation about the story we've all heard before.

The Program film review

After a long build-up, the Lance Armstrong biopic, The Program, hits Australian cinemas this Thursday. CyclingTips editor Matt de Neef he...