Stage 5 of Giro d’Italia 2013 edition is a flat stage between Cosenza and Matera. The length of the course is 203km.
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.
Joaquim Rodríguez of Katusha Team won Il Lombardia 2012, the 106th edition of the race, under heavy rain. He became the first Spaniard to win the Italian monumental classic. Samuel Sanchez of Euskaltel-Euskadi finished in second, while Rigoberto Uran of Team Sky finished in third.
Oskar Svendsen, Junior Men Time Trial World Champion, has tested at the University of Lillehammer and his Vo2 Max measured sensational 97.5 ml/kg/min, believed to be the highest ever recorded. Svendsen won UCI Road World Championships 2012 Junior Men Individual Time Trial title last week in Limburg, Netherlands.
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.
Tour de France 2013 official presentation will take place in Paris on October 24, Wednesday. But rumors and speculations already spread. Le Dauphine Libere, the French news outlet is reporting that the legendary Mont Ventoux and the Tour classic Alpe d’Huez will be included in the 100th editions’ rote. And Alpe d’Huez not once, but […]