Lonely Planet Writer

Disgraced Armstrong returns to Tour de France

Lance Armstrong, disgraced drugs cheat, will return to the Tour de France to participate in a charity ride for leukaemia.

Last year's Tour de France rolling through Yorkshire, England.
Last year’s Tour de France rolling through Yorkshire, England. Image by Harry (Howard) Potts / CC BY 2.0

Armstrong will ride in stage 13 on Thursday from Muret to Rodez and again on Friday from Rodez to Mende in stage 14. This comes amid controversy over a comment Armstrong made on Twitter this week regarding the strong performance of rider Chris Froome. Read more: itv.com