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Taylor Phinney

Phinney at the 2016 Tour of Britain
Personal information
Full name Taylor Phinney
Nickname Mini Phinney[1]
Born (1990-06-27) June 27, 1990 (age 26)
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.
Height 1.97 m (6 ft 5 1⁄2 in)[2]
Weight 85 kg (187 lb; 13.4 st)[2]
Team information
Current team Cannondale–Drapac
Discipline Road and track
Role Rider
Rider type Time Trial specialist[2]
Professional team(s)
2009–2010 Trek–Livestrong
2011–2016 BMC Racing Team
2017– Cannondale–Drapac
Major wins
Grand Tours

Giro d’Italia

1 individual stage (2012)

Stage races

Dubai Tour (2014)

One-day races and Classics

National Time Trial Championships (2010, 2014, 2016)

I raced locally for a year, went to Europe the year after and went to the Olympics the year after that.
Taylor Phinney
When I'm not training day in and day out I love to go out and dance, even though it is potentially in my contract that I'm not allowed to do that.
Taylor Phinney
I'm not super social, don't really go to parties, or basketball games, or football games very often, the big social occasions.
Taylor Phinney
There's a lot out there for me to learn that isn't in college, so I think it's fine for me if I don't go yet.
Taylor Phinney
It's cool to be in the paper every once in awhile and people read about you and they know who you are.
Taylor Phinney
I kind of always took it for granted the fact that my parents were Olympic medalists.
Taylor Phinney
I would describe my dancing talents as incredibly deep.