Armstrong confirms he will ride the 2010 Tour of California

Lance Armstrong, Tour de France 2009, stage 19

Lance Armstrong has confirmed that he will ride the 2010 Tour of California next May, as high-profile US riders and the Governor of the State of California Arnold Schwarzenegger revealed details of the race via Twitter.

"I've decided to ride the #Amgen Tour of California in 2010. Can't wait," Armstrong said, triggering off other announcements from three-time winner Levi Leipheimer, George Hincapie and Dave Zabriskie. They all confirmed they will ride and hinted about different stages.

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