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Lance Armstrong
Armstrong says U2 singer Bono is one of his personal heroes.
Lance's Last Goodbye
Lance Armstrong will be remembered as one of the world's greatest athletes, but the seven-time Tour de France winner tells ESPN's Jeremy Schaap that he still hasn't grasped such lofty praise. Video ESPN Motion
 
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Armstrong an inspiration to American cycling
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Use the Tour de France Tracker for live race updates, route maps, rider profiles and stage-by-stage results.
THE STAGES
  DATE LOCATION
1 Sat, 7/2 Fromentiere - Noirmoutier-en-l'lle, 19 km TT
2 Sun, 7/3 Challans - Les Essarts, 181.5 km
3 Mon, 7/4 La Chataigneraie - Tours, 212.5 km
4 Tue, 7/5 Tours - Blois, 67.5 km TTT
5 Wed, 7/6 Chambord - Montargis, 183 km
6 Thu, 7/7 Troyes - Nancy, 199 km
7 Fri, 7/8 Lunéville - Karlsruhe, 228.5 km
8 Sat, 7/9 Pforzheim - Gérardmer, 231.5 km
9 Sun, 7/10 Gérardmer - Mulhouse, 171 km
- Mon, 7/11 Rest day - Grenoble
10 Tue, 7/12 Grenoble - Courchevel, 192.5 km
11 Wed, 7/13 Courchevel - Briançon, 173 km
12 Thu, 7/14 Briançon - Digne-les-Bains, 187 km
13 Fri, 7/15 Miramas - Montpellier, 173.5 km
14 Sat,7/16 Agde - Ax-3 Domaines, 220.5 km
15 Sun, 7/17 Lézat-sur-Lèze - Pla d'Adet, 205.5 km
- Mon, 7/18 Rest day - Pau
16 Tue, 7/19 Mourenx - Pau, 180.5 km
17 Wed, 7/20 Pau - Revel, 239.5 km
18 Thu, 7/21 Albi - Mende, 189 km
19 Fri, 7/22 Issoire - Le Puy-en-Velay, 153.5 km
20 Sat, 7/23 Saint-Etienne - Saint-Etienne, 55 km TT
21 Sun, 7/24 Corbeil-Essonnes - Paris, 144 km




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