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From the final TT to some tough summit finishes, these are the stages that can make or break the Giro d'Italia for the GC riders.
For the fourth year in a row, the Giro d'Italia's pink jersey will be decided by a time trial. The route will be the same as the TT Chad Haga won in 2019.
Organizer RCS continues to unveil route details, featuring four major mountain summit finishes, ahead of the full announcement Thursday.
Bernal said he was motivated by Pogačar and Roglič during his difficult past year. Now he's back on their level and we want to see them facing off.
On the scene for the conclusion of the Giro d'Italia, photojournalist James Startt captured a moment of subtle emotion from the winner of the maglia rosa.
James Startt could only choose one location to capture stage 20 of the Giro, the second climb of the day. It proved a good choice.
From Damiano Caruso 'realizing a dream' to Bernal 'managing a difficult situation,' here's what the stars said after Giro's final mountain test.
Bernal limits losses as Caruso makes long-range move. He now holds 1:59 lead on GC with just one stage remaining.
From Simon Yates' long-range attack to Egan Bernal's thoughts on the closing TT, here's what the stars said after stage 19.
Giro d’Italia Writers
Fred was the editor-in-chief at VeloNews from 2016 to 2021. Prior to that he was a regular contributor to The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and The New York Times. Fred is a 2010 graduate of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Today he writes for Outside.
Andrew Hood, aka “EuroHoody,” is the VeloNews European editor. Since joining VeloNews in 2002, he’s been chasing bike races all over the world.
With 30 Tours de France under his belt, James Startt is the senior American journalist in the pressroom of the Tour and author of Tour de France/Tour de Force, the first English history of the great French race. James focuses on the human element, telling the stories of the many people behind the scenes as well as the world’s best riders.
Betsy is a senior editor at VeloNews. Before that, she was a Spanish teacher and most recently, a Registered Nurse working in community health. She’s been freelancing about bikes and other outdoors and health-related topics for over a decade. When she’s not riding or writing, Betsy adores traveling. In 2016, she started, and will one day finish, bikepacking the length of the Baja Divide.
Based in the cycling haven of the Isle of Man, Sadhbh O’Shea has been writing about cycling for almost 10 years. She has covered too many bike races to count, including eight grand tours and a whole host of monuments.
Jim is a UK-based editor and writer at VeloNews. After years of dipping his toes into the worlds of cat.3 racing and Haute Route challenges, Jim realized he’s better at writing about bikes than trying to win things on them.
Ben is the membership director for Outside’s cycling brands: VeloNews, Peloton, Beta, and Roll Massif. He has been working in cycling media since 2000, after racing and studying journalism at the University of New Mexico.
How to Watch the 2021 Giro d’Italia
Inside the United States and Canada
GCN+ is showing the race live and on-demand, both on desktop and via its app. GCN+ is $8.99 a month of $49.99 for a year.
Outside the United States and Canada
GCN+ will show the race in Europe, Australia, and the United Kingdom.
Eurosport Eurosport will show the race in Europe. Other options include Rai Sport in Italy, L'Equipe TV in France, and Sporza in Belgium.