Stage 4 of Giro d’Italia 2013 edition is a medium mountain stag between Policastro Bussentino and Serra San Bruno. The length of the course is 246 km, which is the longest in 96th edition of Giro.
Stage 3 of Giro d’Italia 2013 edition is a medium mountain stage between Sorrento and Marina di Ascea. The length of the course is 222km.
Stage 2 of the Giro d’Italia (Tour of Italy) 2013 edition is a 17.4km Team Time Trial (TTT). This is the only team time trial stage in the race. The course will be from Ischia to Forio (Ischia is a volcanic island in the Tyrrhenian Sea).
Stage 1 of the Giro d’Italia 2013 is a 130km flat stage in Naples (Napoli). It is suitable for pure sprinters. After starting from Piazza Plebiscito, the peloton will ride 10 laps of a 15.6km circuit in Naples.
The route of the Giro d’Italia 2013 has been unveiled. The race will start in Napoli on May 4th, 2013, Saturday and finish in Brescia on May 26th, 2013, Sunday.
A new Giro d’Italia stage route officially announced. On Stage 20, Saturday May 25th 2013, “Il Giro” goes back on the Tre Cime di Lavaredo.
96th edition of Giro d’Italia (Tour of Italy) will start from Naples on May 4th, 2013, Saturday. It will finish on May 26th 2013, Sunday.
Giro d’Italia announces stage finish on the Galibier in tribute to Pantani: first time in Giro history, on Sunday 19th May, 2013, Stage 15 of Giro d’Italia 2013 edition will finish at the top of the legendary Col du Galibier.
Early 20th journalists started creating nicknames for the cyclists. This effort popularized the cycling sport and make the racers interesting to the people who were not interested in cycling much. This tradition is still continuing today. Here the list of cyclists’ nicknames in alphabetical order (by surname, starting with V):