Lance Armstrong's War

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Daniel Coyle
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10,40 MB
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Lance Armstrong's War.pdf
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3296348874197

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Lance Armstrong's War is the extraordinary story of greatness pushed to its limits; a vivid, behind-the-scenes portrait of perhaps the most accomplished athlete of our time as he vies for a historic sixth straight victory in the toughest sporting event on the planet. It is the true story of a superlative sports figure fighting on all fronts—made newly vulnerable by age, fate, fame, doping allegations, a painful divorce, and an unprecedented army of challengers—while mastering the exceedingly difficult trick of being Lance Armstrong, a combination of world-class athlete, celebrity, regular guy, and, for many Americans, secular saint.With a new afterword by the author, featuring in-depth reporting on:Armstrong's unprecedented seventh consecutive Tour de France victoryNew blood doping allegationsArmstrong's continuing personal and legal battles, and his retirementA fascinating journey through the little-known landscape of professional bike racing, Lance Armstrong's War provides a hugely insightful look into the often inspiring, always surprising core of a remarkable athlete and the world that shapes him.

He receives dozens of emails and calls each day, and he ... Lance Armstrong's War is the extraordinary story of greatness pushed to its limits; a vivid, behind-the-scenes portrait of perhaps the most accomplished athlete of our time as he vies for a historic sixth straight victory in the toughest sporting event on the planet. It is the true story of a superlative sports figure fighting on all fronts—made newly vulnerable by age, fate, fame, doping ... Lance Armstrong cutting his finger in part 2 of 'Lance.' In part 2 of "Lance," the ESPN documentary on Lance Armstrong, the disgraced cyclist cuts his finger while preparing dinner. Read "Lance Armstrong's War One Man's Battle Against Fate, Fame, Love, Death, Scandal, and a Few Other Rivals on the Road to the Tour de France" by Daniel Coyle available from Rakuten Kobo.

But it is widely accepted that Armstrong is an agnostic or even an atheist. 1 2 But I'm not sure it's that simple. Lance Armstrong's War is likely the most complete biography of Lance Armstrong in print, since Coyle covered the 2004 tour over a period of 15 months with full access to Lance, team members, rivals, doctors, and European press.

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