Pereiro wins 16th stage, Armstrong leads

PAU, France, July 19 (UPI) -- Spain's Oscar Pereiro won the 16th stage of the Tour de France Tuesday, cycling the 111-mile stretch from Merenx to Pau in four hours, 38 minutes, 40 seconds.

Pereiro takes Tour de France's 16th stage

PAU, France, July 19 (UPI) -- Spain's Oscar Pereiro won the 16th stage of the Tour de France Tuesday, doing the 111-miles from Merenx to Pau in four hours, 38 minutes and 40 seconds.

Hincapie wins Tour de France's 15th stage

PLA-D'ADET, France, July 17 (UPI) -- U.S. cyclist George Hincapie won the 15th stage of the 2005 Tour de France Sunday.

Armstrong lengthens lead at Tour

AX-3 DOMAINES, France, July 16 (UPI) -- Lance Armstrong widened his lead in the Tour de France on the race's first day in the Pyrenees Mountains Saturday.

McEwen captures 13th stage of Tour

PLATEAU DE BEILLE, France, July 15 (UPI) -- Australian Robbie McEwen Friday captured the 13th stage of the Tour de France, a 107.6 mile stretch from Miramas to Montpiellier.

Velomobile helps owner beat gas cost

ST. LOUIS, July 15 (UPI) -- It is called a velomobile and a St. Louis man who just got the 3-wheeler vehicle is happy because it runs on batteries and gets him around -- albeit slowly.

French take Tour de France 12th stage

DIGNE-LES-BAINS, France, July 14 (UPI) -- French cyclist David Moncoutie gave his country its first victory in this year's Tour de France Thursday, winning the alpine 117-mile 12th stage.

Tour de France yellow stays on Armstrong

BRIANCON, France, July 13 (UPI) -- The leader's yellow jersey in the Tour de France remained on Lance Armstrong of the United States Wednesday despite a sixth place finish in the 11th stage.

Armstrong reclaims yellow jersey in Tour

COURCHEVAL, France, July 12 (UPI) -- U.S. cyclist Lance Armstrong reclaimed the Tour de France leader's yellow jersey Tuesday after stage 10 from Grenoble to Courcheval.

Rasmussen wins day; Armstrong out of lead

MULHOUSE, France, July 10 (UPI) -- Michael Rasmussen won the ninth stage of the Tour de France Sunday, while six-time champion Lance Armstrong lost the overall lead to Germany's Jens Voigt.

Weening wins stage; Armstrong still leads

GERADMER, France, July 9 (UPI) -- Pieter Weening of the Netherlands won the eighth stage of the Tour de France Saturday but six-time defending champion Lance Armstrong held on to the overall lea

McEwen wins 7th stage of Tour de France

KARLSRUHE, Germany, July 8 (UPI) -- Australia's Robbie McEwen won the seventh stage of the Tour de France Friday while American Lance Armstrong maintained his overall lead.

Bernucci wins 6th stage of Tour de France

NANCY, France, July 7 (UPI) -- Italy's Lorenzo Bernucci won the sixth stage of the Tour de France Thursday despite rain that caused several crashes in northeastern France.

McEwen wins fifth stage of Tour de France

PARIS, July 6 (UPI) -- Australian Robbie McEwen sprinted to the finish to win the fifth stage of the Tour de France Wednesday but Lance Armstrong remained the overall leader.

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Lance Armstrong
American Lance Armstrong arrives on the winner's podium after his RadioShack team won the team competition at this year's Tour de France in Paris on July 25, 2010. Spaniard Alberto Contador won the race, his third Tour de France title in the last four years. UPI/David Silpa

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Lance Edward Armstrong (born Lance Edward Gunderson on September 18, 1971) is an American former professional road racing cyclist who won the Tour de France a record seven consecutive times, after having survived testicular cancer. He is also the founder and chairman of the Lance Armstrong Foundation for cancer research and support. He last rode for (and helped found) UCI ProTeam Team RadioShack.

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