U.S. cyclist for UCI Pro Group BMC Race who positioned seventh in the average person Pursuit on the 2008 Summertime Olympics. He also participated in the Olympic Video games Rio in 2016. He is experienced in time studies, 1 day classics, and specific pursuit. He initial started race on Group Slipstream’s junior group at age 15. He previously over 20 wins in his initial season and gained a Junior Globe Tournament in 2007. He became the 3rd American to earn the prologue on the Giro d’Italia in 2012. He was created in Boulder, Colorado to professional cyclists Davis and Connie Phinney. His mom is a previous Olympic silver medal earning cyclist and swiftness skater. He was chosen by controversial cyclist Lance Armstrong to take part in the Trek-Livestrong U23 group in 2008.