Lance Armstrong’s Son Luke Armstrong Was Charged With Sexual Assault

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Lance Armstrong’s Son Luke Armstrong Was Charged With Sexual Assault
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Luke Armstrong is well-recognized as the son of an American former professional road racing cyclist Lance Armstrong (aka Lance Edward Armstrong). His father gained fame as a winner of the Tour de France seven consecutive times from 1999 to 2005.

Growing up, Luke also aspired to be a sportsperson like his father. As a result, he did his bachelor’s in sports management and has been a football player as well. However, it’s been a few years since he has shifted his career. Well then, what does Luke currently do? Besides, is he dating a girlfriend?

Here, we have come up with some interesting details about Lance’s son Luke. Have a close look.

Luke Armstrong’s Early Life and Parents

He was born to his father Lance Armstrong and his mother Kristin Richard on October 12, 1999, in Austin, Texas, the United States. As of 2024, Luke is 24 years of age.

As for education, he holds a Bachelor’s degree in sports management from Rice University.

Ethnic Background

With regard to ethnicity, he is of mixed descent. He has Norwegian, English, Irish, Scottish, and distant Dutch ancestry from his father’s side and is Caucasian from his mom’s. Further, he is American as per his nationality.

How Many Siblings Does Luke Armstrong Have?

Luke has younger twin sisters, Isabelle Armstrong and Grace Armstrong who were born on 21 November 2001. His twin sisters are currently 22 years old and are students at Texas Christian University.

Luke Armstrong and his twins sisters
Armstrong with his twin sisters. Source: His father’s Instagram

Further, he has two half-siblings Max and Olivia from his father’s relationship with his current wife Anna Hansen. Max, 14 was born in June 2009 and Olivia, 12 came into this world in October 2010.

His Father Is A Notable Sports Personality: His Short Bio

Born on September 18, 1971, Luke’s father Lance Armstrong is an accomplished road racing cyclist. He first began as a swimmer at the City of Plano Swim Club at the age of 12.

In the year 1992, Lance professionally began cycling with the Motorola team. A year later, he won the title of World Road Race Championship. He has also been the winner of the Tour de France, Tour DuPont, Classica de San Sebastian, and others.

Seven-time Tour de France winner took retirement from cycling on February 16, 2011. At present, senior Armstrong is a founder of a company named WEDU and co-founder of LIFT Vodka.

Luke Armstrong Is A Former Football Player

While studying at Westlake High School, he played football. He was a two-year letterman on teams and also went on to compete in the quarterfinals in 2016. Luke once took part in the shot put as well in his high school days.

Armstrong with his teammate
Footballer Luke with his teammate. Source: Instagram

Further, he was also a reserve fullback on the Rice football team in 2018 and 2019. Back on November 24, 2018, his famous father Lance shared his accomplishment as a player on his Instagram, where he wrote,

Last game of the season for the @riceuniversity 🦉 ‘s. Been a tough season for these young men but they fought hard and went out on top today. Entire team played amazing and beat Old Dominion 27-13. And as always, so great to see my lil man @luke_armstrong65 who never ceases to amaze us. Love you Luke!!

Luke later earned the recognition of C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll in 2020/21. Amidst the COVID pandemic, he pulled himself out in the 2020 season and didn’t return.

Armstrong Currently Works In Real Estate

As per his LinkedIn, he currently works as a development associate for a real estate company, Discovery Land Company, which he joined in December 2022.

But, before that, he began as a sales associate at the manufacturing company YETI. He worked there for six months and later worked as a Game Day Operations Staff Houston Roughnecks at XFL for four months.

Further, he interned for The Move podcast at WEDU Inc. Junior Armstrong also did an internship at Learfield IMG College where he worked at home football games.

Luke Was Charged With Sexual Assault: Case Was Dropped Later

In 2020, a girl who seemed to be Luke’s former friend accused him of sexual assault. According to the woman, the incident took place in 2018 when she was 16 and Armstrong was 18. As per the statement given by the girl, the two, after the party, drove to Luke’s father’s house in Austin and he allegedly got physical with her without her consent.

However, a year later, the case was dismissed in court due to a lack of evidence. Regarding the dismissal of the charge, Armstrong’s attorney Randy Leavitt said,

We presented strong evidence to the district attorney’s office showing that the relationship between the two young people was completely consensual and consequently did not constitute a criminal offense,”

He further stated,

“Luke passed two independent polygraph exams with the best examiners in the state showing that he did not use any force or threats to gain consent.”

Randy also said that after the sexual intercourse, which the girl later claimed as assault, the two continued their relationship.

Is Luke Armstrong Dating A Girlfriend?

Going through his socials, it seems like he is currently in a secret relationship with an unknown girl. Back on May 15, 2022, Luke shared some glimpses of his graduation ceremony on his Instagram and in one of the pictures among 10, he was seen lip-kissing a beautiful girl who we believe to be his partner.

Armstrong and his assumed girlfriend
Luke and his assumed girlfriend. Source: His Instagram

However, Armstrong has yet to officially announce the identity of his partner. But let’s hope, very soon we will get to know about his lover.

Social Media Handles

The celebrity child is on Instagram with 5534 followers. He mostly shares pictures of him together with his family and friends.

What Is Luke Armstrong’s Net Worth?

Working in real estate, Luke must have earned a decent amount of money and his net worth is $500k. Meanwhile, his father Lance is a multi-millionaire with an estimated fortune of $50 million as of 2024.

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