Lance Armstrong Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Lance Armstrong Quick Info
Height5 ft 9.5 in
Weight75 kg
Date of BirthSeptember 18, 1971
Zodiac SignVirgo
GirlfriendAnna Hansen

Lance Armstrong is an American former professional road racing cyclist who is widely recognized as the winner of the Tour de France championship several times over before being disqualified from cycling competitions for life by the United States Anti-Doping Agency in 2012 over the biggest doping scandal in the history of cycling.

Born Name

Lance Edward Gunderson

Nick Name

Le Boss, Big Tex, Tour de Lance, Mellow Johnny

Lance Armstrong in a cycling race in 2002
Lance Armstrong in a cycling race in 2002 (Hase / German Wikipedia / CC BY-SA 1.0)

Sun Sign

Virgo

Born Place

Plano, Texas, United States

Residence

He has lived in a mansion in Spain for some months of the year. He has also owned homes in Austin, Texas, and Aspen in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains, as well as a ranch in the Texas Hill Country.

Nationality

American

 

Education

He attended Bending Oaks High School in Dallas and graduated from there in 1989.

Occupation

Road Racing Cyclist

Family

  • Father – Eddie Charles Gunderson (Route Manager for The Dallas Morning News)
  • Mother – Linda Gayle née Mooneyham (Secretary)
  • Others – Terry Keith Armstrong (Stepfather)

Manager

He is represented by Livestrong Foundation.

Build

Athletic

Height

5 ft 9.5 in or 176.5 cm

Weight

75 kg or 165.5 lbs

Lance Armstrong and his girlfriend in fun costumes for the Halloween party in November 2019
Lance Armstrong and his girlfriend in fun costumes for the Halloween party in November 2019 (Lance Armstrong / Instagram)

Girlfriend / Spouse

He has dated –

  1. Kristin Richard (1997-2003) – He met Kristin Richard in June 1997 and tied the knot with her on May 1, 1998. They got divorced in 2003. They had a son named Luke David (b. October 12, 1999) and twin daughters named Isabelle Rose and Grace Elizabeth (b. November 20, 2001).
  2. Sheryl Crow (2003-2006) – He started dating singer Sheryl Crow in 2003 and got engaged to her on September 5, 2005. They split in February 2006.
  3. Ashley Olsen (2007)
  4. Tory Burch (2007)
  5. Kate Hudson (May 2008-July 2008)
  6. Anna Hansen (July 2008-Present) – In July 2008, Armstrong started to date Anna Hansen. They got engaged in 2017. They have 2 children together one of them being a son named Max Armstrong (b. June 4, 2009).

Race / Ethnicity

White

He is of Canadian, Dutch, and Norwegian descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Defined jawline
  • Sharp features
  • Thin lips

Brand Endorsements

He has endorsed or promoted several brands such as –

  • Nike
  • FRS
  • Ultra

Religion

Christianity

Lance Armstrong Favorite Things

  • Interest – Ski mountaineering
  • Considers To Be The Greatest Cyclist Ever – Eddy Merckx

SourceIMDb, Instagram

Lance Armstrong as seen in June 2018
Lance Armstrong as seen in June 2018 (Lance Armstrong / Instagram)

Lance Armstrong Facts

  1. He was named after Lance Rentzel who was a wide receiver in the American football team named Dallas Cowboys.
  2. He has never met his biological father Edward Gunderson and neither has he ever expressed an interest in seeing him. His parents got divorced in 1973 when he was 2 years old. The following year, his mother married the wholesale salesman Terry Keith Armstrong, who adopted Lance that year.
  3. Lance used to compete in triathlons until he joined the Motorola cycling team in 1992.
  4. His LIVE STRONG bracelets used to raise money for cancer research and awareness along with encouraging people to live life in the most active and fun way possible.
  5. Lance’s heart measures one-third bigger than the average.
  6. He has been portrayed by Ben Foster in the biographical drama film on him, The Program (2015).

Featured Image by Hase / German Wikipedia / CC BY-SA 1.0

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