Giro d'Italia

VN podcast, ep. 28: Why Giro’s Etna summit was a dud; Talansky interview

The Giro d'Italia's first mountaintop finish was a dud. We explain why. Plus, an interview with Andrew Talansky about Tour of California.

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Welcome to the VeloNews cycling podcast, where we discuss the latest trends, news, and controversies in the world of cycling.

The Giro d’Italia’s first mountain stage is behind us, so what did we learn? This episode begins with a dispatch from our man on the ground, Andrew Hood. Then, Fred Dreier, Caley Fretz and Spencer Powlison dig into the Etna stage, find out Who Was Wronger, Ask a Cat 3, adopt a GC contender, and look ahead to the week of racing coming up.

Plus, an interview with Tour of California favorite, and Tour de France hopeful, Andrew Talansky.

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