Monday, March 23, 2009

Celebrity Bike Carnage Update

As was reported here yesterday by our blog commenter Chris, Lance Armstrong suffered a shoulder injury in a crash during the first stage of the Tour of Spain stage race Monday. This update from confirms that it is indeed a broken collar bone; Lance is returning to the US for surgery (text and video available at this link):

Today Show co-host and avid bicycist Matt Lauer had surgery on Monday to repair a separated shoulder, after colliding with a deer while riding on Long Island, NY:

And finally, actor/comedian and bike collector Robin Williams is currently recovering from heart surgery at our own Cleveland Clinic; no bicycles were harmed in the process:

1 comment:

  1. That's it, I'm giving up cycling and comedy, just too damn dangerous! I've heard napping is fairly safe!