January 17, 2013
In this July 22, 2004, file photo, Lance Armstrong reacts as he crosses the finish line to win the 17th stage of the Tour de France. In 2004, Armstrong was also named Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year and ESPN’s ESPY Award for Best Male Athlete.
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He did it. He finally admitted it. Lance Armstrong doped. He was light on the details and didn’t name names. He mused he might not have been caught if not for his comeback in 2009. And he was certain his “fate was sealed” when longtime friend, training partner and trusted lieutenant George Hincapie, who was along for the ride on all seven of Armstrong’s Tour de France wins from 1999-2005, was forced to give him up to anti-doping authorities.
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