Lance Armstrong Announces His Final Tour de France


Lance Armstrong tweeted one hour ago that the upcoming Tour de France would be his final showing in the event, according to The race begins Saturday in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

And yes, this will be final Tour de France. It's been a great ride. Looking forward to 3 great weeks.

Check out Armstrong's Tour motivations in King of Pain from the February 2009 issue.

–Stayton Bonner