Girth, mirth and feeling the fear: Taylor Phinney recovery report

Taylor Phinney‘s horrific crash in the US national road championships in June 2014 resulted in a badly broken leg (among other injuries) that put the 24-year-old out of the peloton for the rest of the season. His recovery has been slow but steady and the hope is that he will be back in racing mode for May’s Tour of California. He may be out of sight but he’s certainly not out of mind, and here are two excellent interviews with the man himself, both of which are unsurprisingly honest, funny and poignant. Continue reading