Taylor Phinney

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Birthday
27, 1990
Birthplace
Boulder, CO
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
27, 1990 (age 29)
Birthplace
Boulder, CO

About

U.S. cyclist for UCI Pro Team BMC Racing who placed seventh in the Individual Pursuit at the 2008 Summer Olympics. He also participated in the Olympic Games Rio in 2016. He specializes in time trials, one day classics, and individual pursuit.

Before Fame

He first started racing on Team Slipstream's junior team at the age of 15. He had over 20 wins in his first season and won a Junior World Championship in 2007.

Trivia

He became the third American to win the prologue at the Giro d'Italia in 2012.

Family Life

He was born in Boulder, Colorado to professional cyclists Davis and Connie Phinney. His mother is a former Olympic gold medal winning cyclist and speed skater.

Associated With

He was selected by controversial cyclist Lance Armstrong to participate on the Trek-Livestrong U23 team in 2008.