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“The Armstrong Lie” Lance Armstrong Documentary – Official Trailer | Video

The triumph of one man beating cancer and winning seven consecutive titles at Tour de France seemed like a fairy tale, but it turned out to be a nightmare. Lance Armstrong not only doped during those years from 1999 to 2011, but also strongly denied doping, which … READ MORE


Nike to End LIVESTRONG Product Line

Last October Nike terminated its contract with Lance Armstrong following reports that the seven-time Tour de France winner had used performance-enhancing drugs throughout his career. Nike is further distancing itself from Armstrong, announcing that the brand is discontinuing its line of Livestrong-branded products after the Holiday 2013 … READ MORE


Nike Might Restart Lance Armstrong’s Sponsorship In The Near Future | Video

Ahead of Lance Armstrong’s candid conversation with Oprah Winfrey set to broadcast later tonight, there are indications of Nike sponsoring the disgraced cyclist once again in the near future. After millions in sponsorship money to his professional cycling career as well as his cancer-related charity LIVESTRONG, Nike … READ MORE


Lance Armstrong To Talk With Oprah Winfrey About His Doping Scandal

Defiant no more, after months of silence on the topic, disgraced professional cyclist Lance Armstrong will for the first time admit to his usage of performance-enhancing drugs. In an upcoming television interview with talk show host Oprah Winfrey, Armstrong will address the allegations made against him by … READ MORE


Nike Ends Contract With Lance Armstrong As He Quits LIVESTRONG Charity Organization

The end was swift and concise. In a statement this morning, Nike terminated its contract with disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong. In a separate press release by Armstrong himself, he announced his departure from the LIVESTRONG organization, a charity he helped to create. The anti-climactic conclusion came about … READ MORE


Nike LIVESTRONG – Holiday 2012 Collection

Sixteen years ago today, October 2, 1996, Lance Armstrong was diagnosed with cancer. Since recovering and starting the Lance Armstrong Foundation, he has help to raise over $470 million to help people affected by cancer and empower them to take action against it. Today, October 2, marks Nike‘s … READ MORE


Lance Armstrong Will Not Fight Against Doping Charges, To Be Stripped Of All Tour de France Titles

“There comes a point in every man’s life when he has to say, “Enough is enough.” For me, that time is now.” as Lance Armstrong started in a personal statement today and marked the official end of his fight against United States Anti-Doping Agency‘s accusation that he … READ MORE


Nike Announces Team LIVESTRONG

They are of different genders, races, religions, sports, interests, ages, even nations. Yet, they are connected by one reason – cancer. While grim, their shared afflictions, struggles, and grievances also gave them a collected strength and resolve to see the end of the disease. In bring hopes … READ MORE

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Nike LIVESTRONG Vapor Jacket

Nike‘s relationship with the Lance Armstrong Foundation is no passing fad; since 2004 the brand has helped raise more than $80 million to fight cancer using innovative products and designs specially tailored toward athletes. Helping to strengthen this bond and catch the eye of your competition is a … READ MORE


NIKEFUEL – “Makes Life A Sport” Announcement | Event Recap

Since becoming its host in 2009, comedian Jimmy Fallon has made his show “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” an impromptu platform for debut on the latest gadgetry. This morning was no exception as media/press from around the globe gathered for the announcement of Nike+ FuelBand. With ?uestlove‘s … READ MORE


LIVESTRONG Celebrates 15 Years Strong

On October 2nd, 1996, professional cyclist Lance Armstrong was diagnosed with advanced testicular cancer. On January 8th, 1997, he started the Lance Armstrong Foundation to provide support and hope for the millions of people around the world affected by cancer. By 1999 Lance was already back on … READ MORE