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June 28, 2005

Let's Get it Started

Armstrong shrugs off minor crash.

Only five more days until the start of the 2005 Tour De France. I'm getting pumped. There has been a lot of talk about Lance Armstrong being behind schedule as far as his training is concerned. There should also be a strong field this year ready to challenge him. I am a little worried about Armstrong's defense of his Tour championship.

More to come...

Posted by Kehaar at June 28, 2005 10:49 AM | TrackBack
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I was worried about Lance this time. He didn't seem to be as focused, and he had already conquered all. Even the drug rumors that so pissed him off had subsided. But now that more people are writing that he's behind schedule and has a lot of competition, and that this is the tour he's going to lose, etc., I'm not worried any more. Lance will read that stuff, get pissed, and dominate. He is the best "mad" athlete of all time.

Posted by: Ole Eichhorn at June 28, 2005 11:46 PM

Lance does seem to play a lot of mind games too. You never know when he's bluffing. The injury could be more serious than he's letting on or it may just be a ploy to lull his rivals. Who knows? You never know until he's on the course. I suspect we'll know how Lance is feeling after the time trial on the first day of the Tour.

Posted by: Kehaar at June 29, 2005 10:09 AM
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