The American said his cram session to prepare for the Giro d'Italia after his January training crash is taking a toll on his legs.
Chad Haga offers his gratitude to Fabian Cancellara for helping control the peloton on Thursday.
How do the Giro's six American racers feel after an opening TT and two road stages in the Netherlands? We check in.
Chad Haga went into the Giro with precious few race days in 2016, but he found that his fresh legs were firing in the short stage 1 TT.
After a devastating injury in the off-season, Chad Haga looks to test his true form in the Giro
The eight North Americans starting the 2016 Giro range from a former champ to four debutants at the Italian grand tour.
Chad Haga is making up for lost time, gutting out tough races, finishing well behind the winners to build fitness and his mental resolve.
Chad Haga, Warren Barguil, and Ben King all return to the peloton this week after serious early season injuries.
After a long, difficult recovery from a major crash in training, Chad Haga is returning to racing with a smile on his face.
The Giant – Alpecin rider and five of his teammates were hit by a car head-on during a recent training ride.