Armstrong: From bicycle to NYC boroughs

Updated: November 3, 2006, 1:05 PM ET
By Wayne Drehs | ESPN.com

It's been 10 years since Lance Armstrong was first diagnosed with cancer, 10 years since doctors gave his life a sentence he refused to accept. And to celebrate, Armstrong is doing what any cancer survivor would do -- chasing down a life goal he has yet to attain.

On Sunday, Armstrong will join 40,000 people for the ING New York City Marathon. He's traded in his bicycle for a pair of running shoes, left behind the treacherous 2,241-mile climb up the French Alps for 26.2 miles of pounding ...

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