Sunday, January 2, 2011

Taylor Phinney plans ambitious program in pro debut

Taylor Phinney will jump headlong into the pro ranks in 2011 with an ambitious racing program that will include the spring classics and the Tour of California, but BMC brass say there will no pressure on the promising American talent.

Phinney, 20, will enter the professional waters with gusto, with a season debut at the Tour of Qatar followed by likely starts in Paris-Nice, the spring classics, the California tour and the U.S. national championships.

He already boasts an impressive palmares for a rider who cannot legally buy a drink in his home state of Colorado, with a strong mix of impressive results in the elite, U23 and junior ranks, on the track and the road.

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