USADA Releases Report, Nike And Trek Break Ties with Lance Armstrong…and Other Thoughts on His Doping
On October 10, 2012, USADA CEO Travis Tygart released a statement regarding their investigation into the US Postal Service Pro Cycling Team’s “doping conspiracy”. Attached to this statement is a 202-page document detailing the reasoning behind the decision to ban Lance Armstrong from cycling for life. Also attached are the affidavits provided by the cyclists and others who testified.
Yesterday, Lance Armstrong released a statement regarding his decision to step down as chairman of Livestrong, a position he has held for the past 5 years. Armstrong is also the founder of Livestrong. Later that morning, multiple sponsors, including Nike , RadioShack, and Trek, announced that they will be breaking ties with Armstrong. » Continue reading “USADA Releases Report, Nike And Trek Break Ties with Lance Armstrong…and Other Thoughts on His Doping”