Giro d’Italia 2015: Stage 19 Preview

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Stage 19: Gravellona Toce › Cervinia – 236km Philippe Gilbert took a hard-fought victory at the end of a challenging Stage 18 but things don’t get any easier in the Giro’s 19th stage, among the hardest days in the whole Giro due to its length and climb-filled finale. The first Read More →

Giro d’Italia 2015: Stage 18 Preview

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Stage 18: Melide › Verbania – 170km Sacha Modolo and the sprinters had their day on Stage 17, but now it’s back to the climber-friendly profiles. Stage 18 starts out flat, with stretch of 120 kilometers without any categorized ascending, but then the road kicks upward in the form of Read More →

Giro d’Italia 2015: Stage 17 Preview

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Stage 17: Tirano › Lugano – 134km The fact that a climber (like stage winner Mikel Landa) would win Stage 16 was obvious from the profile alone, but the Stage 17 profile could be deceiving. It’s a mostly flat stage, with only a single categorized climb on offer (a very Read More →

Giro d’Italia 2015: Stage 16 Preview

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Stage 16: Pinzolo › Aprica – 177km The Giro peloton took a rest day after a challenging Stage 15 won by Mikel Landa, but things will get hectic again immediately on Stage 16. The riders will take on the first of five categorized climbs right from the startline. There is Read More →

The Recon Ride Podcast: Giro d’Italia 2015 Show, Part III

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Episode 14: Giro d’Italia 2015 Show, Part III With the 2015 Giro d’Italia nearing its conclusion, the Recon Ride delivers its third and final Giro-oriented episode. Cosmo Catalano of Cyclocosm and Dane Cash of VeloHuman cover the latest action at the Giro d’Italia, and look ahead to what’s next in Read More →

Giro d’Italia 2015: Stage 15 Preview

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Stage 15: Marostica › Madonna di Campiglio – 165km Now that the stage 14 time trial has shaken up the GC (Vasil Kiryienka’s stage win was perhaps overshadowed by his teammate Richie Porte losing another chunk of time to his rivals) and put Alberto Contador back on top of the Read More →