Lance Armstrong’s next stop the Tour of Ireland

Posted By: The Ski Channel on August 17, 2009 10:29 am

What’s up next for Lance Armstrong after taking the Leadville 100 mountain bike race in Colorado and third in the Tour de France? The Tour of Ireland. Armstrong will lead a seven man team which features three members that rode in the Tour de France this year including Yaroslav Popovych from the Ukraine and Haimar Zubeldia of Spain.

Stage 1 on Friday Aug 21st: The Ritz-Carlton, Powerscourt to Waterford 196 km

Stage 2 on Saturday Aug 22nd: Clonmel to Killarney 196 km

Stage 3 on Sunday Aug 23rd: Bantry to Cork 185 km

The Astana team roster:

Armstrong, Lance    USA    
Hernández, Jesús    ESP    
Popovych, Yaroslav    UKR    
Zubeldia, Haimar    ESP
Brajkovic, Janez    SLO
Schar, Michael        SUI
Rubiera, Jose Luis    ESP