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Ironman Champ Challenges Lance Armstrong To A Race

Two-time Ironman World Champion Chris McCormack has thrown down the gauntlet on former pro-cyclist Lance Armstrong. Earlier in the week, McCormack set the triathlon world abuzz when it was revealed that he has challenged Armstrong to a one-on-one, unsanctioned race to determine just which of these two world-class athletes is [...]

Cyclist Attempting To Ride To The South Pole

Cyclist Attempting To Ride To The South Pole

  American Daniel Burton will soon set off on what promises to be one of the coldest and most difficult bike rides in history. Burton, who is a veteran of long distance cycling events, is preparing to take on his most difficult challenge yet. Over the course of the coming [...]

Bicycle Generator

Bicycle Generator

Imagine the day’s workout beginning on a stationary bicycle. Perspiration emerges from your brow as you pedal off some calories. All you can hear is your breathing becoming heavier and heavier until the sound of a blender erupts beside you mixing strawberries and bananas into a frothy smoothie. Oh yeah, [...]

Cyclist Traveling Off The Grid Across America

Cyclist Traveling Off The Grid Across America

Cycling is obviously one of the most environmentally friendly modes of transportation possible, after all it uses nothing more than human power to propel us to our destination. But one cyclist has taken this Earth-friendly method of travel to a new level as he hits the road for an epic [...]

Two Irish Adventurers Complete 9000-Mile Journey Along Silk Road

Two Irish Adventurers Complete 9000-Mile Journey Along Silk Road

For hundreds of years the Silk Road served as a trade route between Europe and Asia, opening early commerce between numerous cultures and countries. For generations it facilitated international trade for a major portion of the world

Will Lance Armstrong Confess To Oprah?

Will Lance Armstrong Confess To Oprah?

Kraig Becker Has there ever been a faster fall from grace than the one experienced by Lance Armstrong? In the span of just a few short weeks, the former seven-time winner of the Tour de France went from American hero to absolute zero,

Polar Explorer Announces Plans to Bike to the South Pole

Polar Explorer Announces Plans to Bike to the South Pole

Mountaineer and polar explorer Eric Larsen has made a career out of visiting the coldest places on the planet. The man who once visited both the North and South Pole, and climbed Mt. Everest – all in the same year –  has announced plans to return to the South Pole once again.

It’s Official: Lance Armstrong Stripped of All Seven Tour de France Titles

It’s Official: Lance Armstrong Stripped of All Seven Tour de France Titles

After months of allegations and weeks of speculation, it is now official. The International Cycling Union (UCI) has officially stripped Lance Armstrong of all seven of his Tour de France titles