Armstrong Insists, I Want To Win The Tour de France In 2010

Lance Armstrong insisted he will be aiming to win an eighth Tour de France title when he competes in the 2010 race with his new venture Team Radioshack. The 37-year-old won seven consecutive Tour titles between 1999 and 2005, but left his retirement to finish an amazing third behind Spanish winner and Astana team-mate Alberto Contador and Luxemburg's Andy Schleck of Saxo Bank in this year's … [Read more...]

Team Radio Shack Signs Rosseler and Steegmans

BRUSSELS, Aug 26, 2009 (AFP) - Belgians Sebastien Rosseler and Gert Steegmans are set to join Lance Armstrong's new team Radio Shack, according to reports in several Belgian newspapers Wednesday. According to Het Nieuwsblad, Rosseler, 28, will quit Quick Step at the end of the season to sign a two-year deal with Radio Shack -- which is set to be managed by current Astana team manager Johan … [Read more...]

Team RadioShack Adding To It’s Ranks

Sergio Paulinho has confirmed that he will be riding for the new Lance Armstrong RadioShack team in 2010 and 2011. The news was announced on the Portuguese wire service LUSA, and stated that Paulinho has signed a two year contract. What makes this news that much more interesting is that he was seen as the domestique that was always by Alberto Contador’s side. But that is all going to change … [Read more...]

Armstrong Needs To Work Hard To Win 2010 Tour, Says Astana Boss

MADRID, July 26, 2009 (AFP) - Lance Armstrong will have to work hard if he wants to win the Tour de France next year, Astana's Belgian manager Johan Bruyneel said Sunday after the US rider finished the 2009 Tour in third place. "It is too early to talk about it but if Armstrong wants to win, he must work hard," Bruyneel told Spanish public television TVE when asked what the 37-year-old's … [Read more...]

Armstrong Prefers Team Radioshack To Contador Party

by Ryland James PARIS, France, July 26, 2009 (AFP) - Lance Armstrong admitted on Sunday he did not celebrate team-mate Alberto Contador's Tour de France triumph, preferring instead to go for drinks with the backers of his future outfit, Team Radioshack. The 37-year-old finished third overall after Sunday's 21st and final stage at 5:24 behind Contador who built an unassailable … [Read more...]

Contador To Distance Himself From Armstrong

Spain's 2007 champion Alberto Contador said Saturday he will not join up with Lance Armstrong in a team next year, after virtually securing his second Tour de France crown here. The Spaniard will go into Sunday's final stage to Paris with a lead of 4min 11sec and 5:24 respectively on Andy Schleck and Lance Armstrong. Contador then revealed he will not be joining up with Armstrong, … [Read more...]

Armstrong Tunes Into Recruiting For Team Radioshack

ANNECY, France, July 24, 2009 (AFP) - With his chances of winning this year's yellow jersey all but over, Lance Armstrong said Friday he is already looking at potential riders for his new team at next year's Tour de France. Spain's Alberto Contador is set to win the yellow jersey for the second time on Sunday following his 2007 success and with two stages remaining Astana team-mate Armstrong … [Read more...]

Team RadioShack Announcement With Lance Armstrong

This is the video announcement of the new Lance Armstrong team with the main sponsor of RadioShack. Bicycle.net welcomes Team RadioShack and looks forward to seeing them on the road 2010. … [Read more...]