Thursday's route to the top of the finishing climb will prove decisive in the GC standings, but it won't decide the race's outcome.
Brent Bookwalter is bouncing back after stage 1 crash. He is eager to act as a strong teammate for Porte and van Garderen at Tour de France.
Joe Dombrowski animates the Giro's weekend climbing stages, Guarnier wins Tour of California, and Bookwalter lands on Amgen Tour podium.
In this week's Americans Abroad, we discuss Tejay van Garderen's time trial victory at the Ruta del Sol, his first win of the season.
The 31-year-old American has helped his BMC Racing teammates to several wins since 2008, but he's found a way to earn his own results too.