Greg LeMond

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Birthday
26, 1961
Birthplace
Lakewood, CA
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
26, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace
Lakewood, CA

About

Became the first American bicyclist to win the Tour de France in 1986. He pioneered a number of techniques and modifications during his career including the implementation of aerodynamic triathlon handlebars.

Before Fame

The US boycott to the 1980 Olympics prevented him from competing in the Olympics.

Trivia

He became the third cyclist to win the Tour de France 3 times, 2 of those wins coming after a serious hunting accident.

Family Life

He had three kids, Geoffrey, Scott, and Simone, with his wife Kathy.

Associated With

He and Lance Armstrong are two of the most well-known American cyclists.