While we don’t cover bike racing here much, Lance’s return is certainly news that’ll impact our beat and we hope re-energize a bike economy that had a gas-price boom and then subsequently crashed with everything else. In Europe,
- The Independent wrote about Lance Fever
- The BBC has video with Lance ruling out a comeback win
- and another fever article from the BBC.
Lance’s first race number in a long time. Photo Credit: Lance Armstrong from his Twitterstream.
Understanding better how global Lance is, there wasn’t a ride we did recently in Kona where he wasn’t mentioned to us by the locals. We’ll cover the cultural aspects of Lance and his influence on the sport, industry, and in the local bike shops.