Originally written on The Juicy Online  |  Last updated 10/16/14

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will be investigating Lance Armstrong's Olympic medal, a bronze medal he won in the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. This investigation is coming off him being stripped of his 7 Tour de France titles he won (1999-2005)."The IOC will now immediately start the process concerning the involvement of Lance Armstrong, other riders and particularly their entourages with respect to the Olympic Games and their future involvement with the Games, an IOC official said on Thursday to Reuters.The IOC has taken in note the UCI's (International Cycling Union) decision and welcome all measures that will shed light on the full extent of this episode and allow the sport to reform and to move forward the official went on to say. The IOC has an eight-year statute of limitation for changing Olympic results and stripping medals from doping offenders but last month the IOC's vice-president Thomas Bach hinted that they could be ways around the limitations rule in this case.

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