Indoor trainer company Wahoo launches the Wahoo Frontiers gravel racing team with Ian Boswell, who has stepped away from the WorldTour in 2020 to race off-road events.
The American riding for Katusha-Alpecin is still looking for a stage win at the 2018 edition of the Spanish grand tour.
With only a few tough mountain stages remaining, the two American Tour debutants are hanging tough.
Chad Haga and Ian Boswell have made it into the second week at the Tour de France, and it's so far so good for the pair of American Tour debutants.
Ian Boswell among Katusha-Alpecin's eight-man Tour de France squad, headlined by Marcel Kittel and Ilnur Zakarin
After leaving a workhorse role with Team Sky, Ian Boswell made a change over the offseason and is now looking to assert himself as a climbing force.
The 26-year-old said he is hopeful one or more of the Americans in the WorldTour will break through with a big victory.