Horner battles lung ailment at Tour of the Gila

Chris Horner's transition from the WorldTour to the Continental domestic scene has not quite been the homecoming he had hoped for. Rather than dominate, Horner has struggled due to continuing lung issues that left him with sub par race results. A seventh place overall in the Redlands Bicycle Classic was followed by two failures to start in the Sea Otter Classic and Joe Martin Stage Race. The poor showing also left his team without invitations to the major North American UCI races, but he's hoping to find answers to his health issues soon.

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