rob asked in SportsCycling · 1 month ago

How many of Lance Armstrong competitors were also using PEDs? ?

List any names if you have them thanks

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  • David
    Lv 6
    1 month ago
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    How many - impossible to answer.

     More than one, less than all.

    I believe Jan Ullrich has admitted to using PEDS. 

    Haven’t made any attempt at following up the rest. 

    Not much point from this distance, trying to find villains and saints.

    How would you sort out those truly innocent from those who merely didn’t get caught and didn’t admit?

  • 1 month ago

    Lance was busted because he refused to cooperate with WADA and even dared them to prove his guilt. He thought he was uncatchable because he'd bought off the UCI officials, but that minor detail didn't matter to WADA.

    The UCI might have awarded Lance's wins to someone else, but everyone in the next 10 places all tested positive for drugs at some time in their careers; so they couldn't find anybody 'clean' to get the wins.

  • D50
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    Lance got caught because he won too much. Plenty of others were doping too, but were never prominent enough to bother ruining.

  • 1 month ago

    Well humans haven't discovered how to do time travel yet. So there's no way to go back and test all the competitors when Lance Armstrong competed. Another thing to consider is what's listed as a PED today may not have been on the list back then. Bottom line is there's just no way of knowing.

    Source(s): Motorized bicycle owner and builder.
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  • 1 month ago

    Most, not all. & they need not be named. Leave them alone.

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