He' s racing the Tour of Gila.
He' s not racing the Tour of Gila.
And now according to VeloNews Lance Armstrong is racing the 5 day Tour of Gila in New Mexico later this week.
On his twitter page Armstrong just wrote, " Racing with Levi Leipheimer and Chris Horner. Come out and support a great American race if you can!!"
VeloNews is reporting that:
"The seven-time Tour de France winner and two Astana teammates will
race the SRAM Tour of the Gila in Silver City, New Mexico,
Cycling and the UCI negotiated a compromise over the international
governing body’s rules regarding UCI Pro riders’ participation in
According to Andy Lee, communications director for USA Cycling, “the
UCI interpreted one of their rules in a way that ultimately allowed
Lance as well as two other Astana riders to compete.”