Peiper on van Garderen's Tour de France plans

On a gloomy Belgian evening in 2010, Tejay van Garderen strides into the lobby of the Auberge du Pecheur hotel. Twenty-one at the time, the American is in his first season as a professional with HTC-Highroad. The team with a proven track record for signing young talent has created a production line that has already seen Mark Cavendish, André Greipel and Matt Goss taste major success and there’s every chance that van Garderen could be next.

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