Who won the Tour de France in 2004?

Who won the Tour de France in 2004?

Lance Armstrong
2004 Tour Quick Facts: Lance Armstrong won his sixth Tour while all of his major competitors, one by one fell by the wayside.

What did Lance Armstrong win in 2004?

In 2004, he became the first person ever to claim six Tour titles, and on July 24, 2005, Armstrong won his seventh straight title and retired from pro cycling. He made a comeback to the sport in 2009, finishing third in that year’s Tour and 23rd in the 2010 Tour, before retiring for good in 2011 at age 39.

What bicycle did Lance Armstrong ride?

Lance Armstrong’s original Trek Madone Following on from the Trek 5000-series that Lance Armstrong took his (heavily-asterisked) first Tour victories on, the Madone is arguably the most famous bike of the last two decades.

Was Lance Armstrong banned from Tour de France?

On October 22, the UCI announced that it wouldn’t appeal USADA’s decision to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, meaning it had accepted USADA’s sanctions of a lifetime ban for Armstrong and stripping of all results since August 1, 1998, including his seven Tour de France victories.

Did Lance Armstrong lose all of his medals?

After denying the allegations for years, cyclist Lance Armstrong admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs. As a result, he was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and an Olympic bronze medal. Click through the gallery for a look at his life and career.

When was the 2004 Tour de France held?

The 2004 Tour de France was a multiple stage bicycle race held from 3 to 25 July, and the 91st edition of the Tour de France.

Who won the Tour de France in 2006?

(Phonak’s Floyd Landis was the original winner of the 2006 Tour de France but his title was stripped following a positive test for testosterone.)

Who won the Tour de France with a Trek bike?

Alberto Contador Rode his Astana Team Trek bicycle to Tour De France Victory in 2009 to take the first ever victory for Sram. Which Groupset Manufacturer Has Won the Most Tour De France Races?

What are the Tour de France winner groupsets?

Tour de France winner groupsets: Alberto Contador (Astana) riding his Trek Madone on Mont Ventoux climb during 2009 Tour de France. Equipped with SRAM Red groupset. For the first time in history, at the 2017 Tour de France, teams using Shimano Dura-Ace groupset won every stage and jersey.