News from the Field

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Postal Rider Denies Doping Admission

A former teammate of Lance Armstong admitted, then denied, using EPO, according to an article published in the August edition of the Dutch magazine NUSport. In a June interview, Max van Heeswijk, a... Read More

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TdF Top Three Will Race in Colorado

The top three finishers from the 2011 Tour de France will compete in the first-ever USA Pro Cycling Challenge later this month in Colorado. Tour winner Cadel Evans and brothers Andy and Franck... Read More

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Hiker Dies on Half Dome

A hiker died on Monday after falling 600 feet while descending an iconic section of rock on Half Dome in Yosemite National Park. Haley LaFlamme, 26, slipped on wet granite while climbing down a... Read More

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Top Runner Signs With... Sketchers?

Sketchers, the California-based shoe company, announced Monday that it had signed Meb Keflezighi, the 2009 New York City Marathon champion and an Olympic medalist, to a surprising one-year... Read More

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New Speed Record on Appalachian Trail

A 27-year-old woman set a new all-time speed record on the Appalachian Trail on Sunday, covering 2,180 miles in 46 days 11 hours and 20 minutes. Jennifer Pharr Davis, from North Carolina, beat... Read More