Taylor Phinney focuses on Olympics as comeback from horrific injury continues

American Taylor Phinney will spend time in the USA rather than Europe as he continues to rehabilitate from a serious leg injury ahead of Rio 2016

Taylor Phinney after 2016 Paris-Roubaix

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Comeback kid Taylor Phinney has chosen the USA over Europe as he narrows his focus on the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in August.

The 25-year-old left the continent for his native Colorado last Tuesday following an awaited return to the spring classics that concluded with a 49th place at Paris-Roubaix.

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