Posts Tagged Road cycling

APNewsBreak: Livestrong CEO leaving after 14 years

File - In this Oct. 17, 2012, file photo, Livestrong CEO and president Doug Ulman discusses the future of the organization in Austin, Texas. Ulman told The Associated Press on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, he will leave Livestrong in January to become president and chief executive officer of Pelotonia, a Columbus, Ohio, charity bike ride that has raised more than $61 million for cancer research in its first five years. (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The CEO of the cancer charity Livestrong is leaving after 14 years, a period in which the small local charity grew into a $500 million global brand before it was rocked by founder Lance Armstrong’s confession that he used performance-enhancing drugs during his cycling career.

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Some things to know about the cycling worlds

MADRID (AP) — With the grand tours over and done with, it’s time to get ready for the road cycling world championships.

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Jens Voigt sets cycling’s Hour Record

GRENCHEN, Switzerland (AP) — Jens Voigt has set a new mark in cycling’s historic Hour Record, racing 51.1 kilometers (31.7 miles) around a velodrome.

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