Lance Armstrong Admits to Doping In Oprah Interview.
January 17, 2013
After years of denying serious allegations of doping throughout his 7 Tour de France wins and cycling career,Lance Armstrong finally came clean during his highly publicized interview with Oprah Winfrey.
Within the first minute of the interview (which was broadcast worldwide), Armstrong admitted to using banned substances such as EPO and human growth hormones, and confessed to Oprah about using blood transfusions to cover his tracks. And that was only the beginning.
Armstrong went into detail on the elaborate doping scheme he followed, even admitting to doping during Tour de France races. He and Oprah combed through the many lies he’s told over the years, as well as the numerous people he has hurt and sued (despite the fact that they were telling the truth about his drug use) in the process.
See Armstrong’s confession below and look for part 2 to air tomorrow night at 9PM ET on OWN