Taylor Phinney

Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: D’Hoore takes stage one of Boels Rentals Ladies Tour; Rogers awarded 2004 Olympic bronze medal; Cavendish move to MTN-Qhubeka would require Briton to bring sponsor; Dumoulin still can’t believe Vuelta performance, Degenkolb says sensations are good before world championships; Quintana: I’m tired after the Tour but I […]


Taylor Phinney still on the recovery path despite comeback success

Taylor Phinney has avoided saying he is ‘back’ despite a hugely successful return to racing; a return that is set to continue at the Tour of Britain from next week. The 25-year-old has earmarked the race on a program that could also include the UCI Road World Championships on home soil after being sidelined through […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Pelucchi triumphs again in Tour de Pologne, Kittel retains yellow; Boom wins stage one of the Tour of Denmark; Kocjan sprints to victory on stage two of the Tour of Utah; Mont Ventoux tipped to return to Tour de France in 2016; Commentary: Oleg Tinkov’s racist tweet; […]


Phinney stuns with near-win in comeback race

He’s been out of competition for 62 weeks as a result of a devastating crash at the 2014 US Pro championships, but Taylor Phinney showed he has worked hard and is motivated when he almost won his comeback event. The BMC Racing Team rider was strong enough to bridge across to a four man break […]


Phinney speaks on eve of competitive return: “I feel great”

He’s been out of competition for 62 weeks following a near career-ending crash in the US national championships but Taylor Phinney has spoken with optimism prior to his return to action on Monday in the Tour of Utah. “I feel great. My weight is good and all of my power numbers are pretty good. I […]


Taylor Phinney returns to racing at Tour of Utah

Taylor Phinney has announced that he’ll be returning to racing at the Tour of Utah this Monday. The former world pursuit champion and two-time national time trial champion will make his return to racing at the seven-day stage race. Happy to announce that I'll be racing the Tour of Utah, starting Monday. Thank you to […]

How Taylor and Davis Phinney learned to embrace adversity

Olympic cyclists Taylor and Davis Phinney have dealt with intense pressure. Taylor had a near career-ending crash, and his father Davis, once a brazen sprinter, has had to live with Parkinson’s disease. This video tells how they both learned to embrace adversity. Taylor Phinney has announced that he’ll be returning to racing at the Tour […]


Ochowicz: BMC Racing Team still hopeful Phinney will return to competition this season

HUY, Belgium (CT) – There has been a period of silence from the BMC Racing Team about Taylor Phinney and his ongoing return from serious injury, but the team’s President Jim Ochowicz confirmed on Monday morning that he is continuing to make progress. Ochowicz spoke to CyclingTips on the matter and said that a 2015 […]

Thereabouts Reprise

It’s been nearly 18 months since Australian professional cyclists Lachlan and Gus Morton rode from Port Macquarie to Uluru on an adventure they called “Thereabouts”. That ride for them was all about getting back to basics; about focusing on the simple pleasure of riding a bike, away from the pressures of professional racing. After moving […]


Phinney: Flying a plane for me is a huge rush

Currently still working on his recovery and trying to get back to the level of fitness that will enable him to return to racing, Taylor Phinney has drawn on a couple of non-sporting areas in his time away from competition. One of those is painting, a passion he picked up from his mother, the Olympic […]