Taylor Phinney was faced with a tough choice this summer, and he opted out of surgery so he'd have a chance to race the 2016 Olympics.
Americans were on the attack throughout as the world came to Richmond
After his 12th-place finish in Wednesday's worlds time trial, Taylor Phinney talked about his new outlook on reaching his physical limit.
Learn more about the bike that American Taylor Phinney will ride at Richmond worlds in Wednesday's elite men's time trial race.
Taylor Phinney talks about how it feels to win team time trial world championships with his BMC Racing squad.
Taylor Phinney whipped up the crowd at the start and BMC Racing gave them something to cheer about at the finish, too
After a long recovery from his 2014 crash, Taylor Phinney will help BMC Racing defend a world title in the team time trial Sunday
The cycling world will turn its attention to Richmond, Virginia starting this weekend at the UCI Road World Championships.
Taylor Phinney hoping American "sleeper team" can take advantage of opportunities to go on the attack in Richmond
The BMC rider wins stage 4 in Breckenridge, snatching the leader's jersey from teammate Brent Bookwalter (left) ahead of Friday's TT.