Rider Interview: Taylor Phinney has been fighting his way back to full fitness since his terrible crash 2014, but he is a new man with a different view on life. Rebecca Reza caught up with Taylor in Colorado, before the news of the Slipstream problems were announced, to hear about his progress and life changes.
Colorado Classic'17: The final stage of the 2017 Colorado Classic was racing the elements to finish before an imminent storm that was brewing on the horizon. PEZ photographer, Darrell Parks was there for the race fun and managed to stay dry to send the best photos from stage 4 of the Classic.
Colorado Classic'17: Stage 3 of the Colorado Classic was tough day for the riders, with a big attack from BMC's Manuel Senni splitting the race to pieces. Serghei Tvetcov managed to go with the Italian and win the stage, but the overall jersey went to Senni. Darrell Parks was there to capture the action for PEZ.
Colorado Classic '17: Another full on day in Colorado for photographer Darrell Parks at the Classic. The women's race was blown apart for the final win by Sara Poidevin and Alex Howes won the men's stage with Taylor Eisenhart in the overall lead.
Colorado Classic'17: PEZ photographer, Darrell Parks, has moved on from the Tour of Utah to the Colorado Classic for stage 1 based in Colorado Springs. Two races; both the men and the women hit the tough circuit through the Garden of the Gods and here is Darrell's photographers report:
BMC Racing Team are set to continue their run of races on home soil with the inaugural four-day Colorado Classic starting on Thursday 10 August.
Nippo-Vini Fantini team will be engaged in 3 different continents on the second week of August. In America with the Colorado Classic (2.HC), in Europe with the Artic Race of Norway (2.HC) and in Asia through the Astana Criterium dedicated to Michele Scarponi.