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Tour of Elk Grove, other races may face more drug testing

Armstrong doping scandal could have local fallout

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  • The fallout from disgraced cycling legend Lance Armstrong's doping scandal may include more drug testing at top-tier races, including the Northwest suburbs' own Tour of Elk Grove, according to the head of the United States sanctioning body for competitive cycling.

      The fallout from disgraced cycling legend Lance Armstrong's doping scandal may include more drug testing at top-tier races, including the Northwest suburbs' own Tour of Elk Grove, according to the head of the United States sanctioning body for competitive cycling.
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The fallout from disgraced cycling legend lance armstrong's doping scandal may include more drug testing at top-tier races, including the northwest suburbs' own tour of elk grove, according to the head of the united states sanctioning body for competitive cycling. "we are expanding our (drug) testing into recreational racers," said steve johnson, president and ceo of colorado-based usa cycling. "we've actually begun testing at that level as well."

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