Armstrong To Race Another Xterra Triathlon

Seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong said Sunday he’ll tackle another Xterra all-terrain three-discipline race in Hawaii next week.

“Xterra World Champs next weekend. I’m in! Looking fwd to racing,” Armstrong
said via Twitter on Sunday, a week before the swimming, cycling and running
competition in Maui.

Last month Armstrong was fifth in an Xterra race in Utah.

He completed the 1,500-meter swim, a 28 km mountain bike ride and 9.8 km
trail run in 2 hours, 29 minutes, 25 seconds.

The event in Hawaii features a 1,500-meter swim, 29.5 km mountain bike ride
and a 9.8 km run that covers terrain ranging from forest trails to sandy