Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Cycling, Tour de France, Lance Armstrong, Performance enhancing drugs, Ethics
Tour de France (Bicycle race); Anabolic steroids; Drugs; Ethics; Armstrong, Lance
Lance Armstrong once called the Tour de France "a contest in purposeless suffering." In a different mood Armstrong dubbed the Tour as "the most gallant athletic endeavor in the world." He may well have been right on both occasions.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "The Tour de France, Lance Armstrong, and the rumors of drugs" (2003). On Sport and Society. 546.