Lance Armstrong wins Leadville 100 Mt. Bike Race.
Posted 8/17/2009 3:47:00 PM
Soon the aliens will return to take Tiger & Lance back to their home planet of Athleticusdominatis.  Until then, we have the pleasure of watching them perform or at the very least - hearing about their many stellar accomplishments. Despite Armstrong kicking the s*#t out of cancer and then going on to win the Tour de France 7 times, overcoming America's complete apathy toward the sport of cycling has proved to be a bit more challenging.

I however, am a huge fan.  The man is a friggin' anomaly!  He is unquestionably one of the best athletes to walk the face of earth.  Not only did Armstrong just win America's toughest bike race, but he did it in record time and rode the last 10 miles on a flat tire.  Amazing!

 Read more HERE.

Speaking of Lance Armstrong... still time to join Team WMMR for the Livestrong Challenge this Sunday.  We're doing the 45 mile bike ride. Come join us! Click Here
Posted By: Jaxon  

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  1. derek posted on 08/17/2009 06:30 PM
    He's a machine!
  2. Bob Douglass posted on 08/19/2009 03:27 PM
    Jaxon, did you select a twisted tea party site yet?
  3. Adrienne Saia posted on 09/05/2009 07:27 PM
    I know your dream gig is to be Lance's bike seat. Too bad you're a DJ.
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