Category Archives: Cycling

Lance Armstrong: He Got Game

A rare photo of Lance Armstrong that does not also include someone who now wants to sue him. Image: S. Savi/Getty Images North America.

The New Statesman has identified similarities between Lance Armstrong’s ‘sophisticated and systematic‘ approach to doping and a strand of Game Theory called ‘Stackelberg’.

Whether it will also prove functional in prison, where Mr Armstrong is likely to end up if he can’t pay back the millions of dollars he received for winning the Tour De France seven times, is not known at this time.

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Tour De France: Help From An Unexpected Source

Image: REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel.

Once his dreams were about freedom. Now his head is full of cyclists hoping they can go about their business without idiots throwing tacks on the road.

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Fabian Cancellara: Foiled Again

Image: REUTERS/Stephane Mahe.

The ramifications of an increasing litter problem on the Tour De France course were plain for all to see.

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