There is a new story circulating today that a former assistant—Paul
Re: Armstrong doping question
Wed, 06 Apr 2005 11:37:30 GMT
Stephen Harding <>

And in what form does that groveling take? Spitting on the guy as he climbs Alpe d’Huiez? Chants of "Dopa, dopa" as he passes? Continuous charges of doping while the evidence of doing so never seems to materialize?—Stephen

Re: Armstrong doping question
Wed, 6 Apr 2005 13:02:50 +0100
"wafflycat" <wafflesATv21netDOTcoDOTuk>

I would never condone that behaviour towards anyone of any nationality. But to put it in context, some of the fans seemed particularly partisan towards their own riders and against quite a few over the years. But to then take the bad behaviour of a relative few and extrapolate that as generally anti-American or general European view towards LA is completely wrong.—wafflycat