Giro d'Italia

AASQ #41: How long is a helmet good for? Giro answers that and more, Pt. 1

<i>We know, there’s no such thing as a stupid question. But there are some questions you might not want to ask your local shop or riding buddies. AASQ</i> …

Helmets

Mitchelton-Scott adds to investment in Haig

Haig has had a solid year of racing at the top level, playing a major support role for the team at the Giro d'Italia before taking on a leadership …

Cycling (Australia)

A Rosa By Any Other Name: Werking Anormale Giro 101

The Giro d’Italia celebrated its 101st edition last June, and it seems to be maturing more gracefully and stylishly than its French counterpart. To celebrate the Italian Grand Tour, Werking Cycles created a special edition of their Anormale frame.<p>Carbon fiber and composite technology has been …

Carbon Fiber

Climbs Collection: Giro d'Italia Bundle

<b>Delivery Information</b><br>United Kingdom<p>Express 24hr Tracked + Signed: £7.00 (1-2 business days)<br>First Class Delivery: £5.00 (2-3 business days)<br>Economy …

United Kingdom

Geraint Thomas set to sign new Team Sky deal and eyeing Giro d'Italia after Wales welcome home Tour winner

Geraint Thomas is set to sign a new contract at Team Sky following his Tour de France triumph, and has set his sights on winning next year’s Giro …

Road Bikes

The Best Photos From the 2015 Giro Rosa

1 of 9<p>Annemiek van Vleuten Cornering<p>The 26th edition of the Giro Rosa began for the first time outside Italy, with the first two days raced in Slovenia. Starting with a 2km evening prologue on the streets of the capital, Ljubljana. The fast, flat course really suited Annemiek van Vleuten’s (Bigla) …

Road Bikes

TABtouch 22: Switkowski debut among five changes

Small forward Sam Switkowski will become Fremantle’s eighth debutant in 2018 when he runs out for Freo against Carlton on Sunday at Optus Stadium.<p>The …

Fremantle Dockers

Esteban Chaves back on his bike as Mitchelton-Scott explain sudden drop in form at Giro d’Italia

<b>The Colombian suffered with glandular fever as well as allergies that have kept him off the bike since the Giro</b><p>Mitchelton-Scott have said that …

Road Bikes

Fausto Coppi, Italian Cycling Champion

<b>He is one of the most decorated cyclists of all time.</b> He is the only Tour de France rider to have won the first Tour he entered, as well as the last. …

Cycling

Il Pirata’s 1998 Giro d’Italia jersey

Time has a way of warping stories. While Marco Pantani was certainly considered a contender going into the 1998 Giro d’Italia, he was not the …

Bicycle Racing

Health issues identified as reason for Chaves’ Giro woes

Almost three months after Esteban Chaves’ dramatic form collapse in the Giro d’Italia, the Mitchelton-Scott team has indicated that unspecified …

Road Bikes

George Bennett surprised at third place on Tour de Pologne's first summit finish

Prior to stage 4 of the Tour de Pologne, gambling on Michal Kwiatkowski (Team Sky) or Dylan Teuns (BMC Racing) to win the uphill finish would have …

Road Bikes

Giro Chrono Pro Jersey Short Sleeve

road.cc test report<p><b>Make and model:</b> Giro Chrono Pro Jersey Short Sleeve<p><b>Size tested:</b> Medium<p><b>Tell us what the product is for</b><p>Giro says: "The Men's Chrono …

Product Management

Giro casualty list swells after Stage 6 crash

Slippery roads and a fast pace on the approach to the final climb caused a huge crash which decimated the peloton just nine kilometres from the stage …

Road Cycling

AASQ – What would you ask Giro about helmets?

Got a question you’ve been dying to ask about helmets? Whether it’s about their features, technology, safety, testing, materials, design or anything …

Helmets

Former French champion De las Cuevas dead at 50

French cyclist Armand de las Cuevas on the podium of the 50th Criterium du Dauphine Libere race<p>Paris (AFP) - Former France champion Armand de las …

Tour de France

Giro Foray helmet review

The Foray helmet from Giro packs a good punch when it comes to head protection out on the road.<p>This 21-vent helmet boasts sleek high-end looks not …

Grand Tours

Which riders will Team Sky pick for the Vuelta a España?

<b>Both Chris Froome and Geraint Thomas unlikely to feature after Grand Tour wins this year</b><p>Team Sky turns to the Vuelta a España after winning the Giro …

Road Cycling

Vegni blasts Tour de France after rider security issues

Mauro Vegni, the director of the Giro d’Italia, has suggested that the Tour de France organisers were responsible for the protests, booing and safety …

Tour de France

A NBA na offseason! Giro por tudo que tá rolando!

Grand Tours

The Double In Trouble

Chris Froome and Tom Dumoulin both tried the Giro d’Italia and Tour de France double. Did it work out for them? Probably but this won’t make the …

Road Cycling

Watch this guy get a helicopter-boat hybrid to fly

Attaching a helicopter blade to a boat-pulled dinghy sounds like a great idea on paper, but can it fly? Behold the Giro Boat.<p>Check out this archive …

Sailing

Review: There’s no need for disco slippers when the Giro Chamber II shoes are so good

James Vincent gives up his usual toe-tappers to test out the burly Chamber II shoes from Giro. The original Giro Chamber was launched back in 2014 as …

Shoes

Giro d’Italia/Tour de France double ‘still possible’ says Chris Froome after Tour third place

<b>Froome finishes third at the Tour after Giro victory, but says double is still doable</b><p>The Giro d’Italia/Tour de France double remains possible, says …

Road Bikes

Tour de France: Tom Dumoulin and Sunweb looking to go one step further

Second overall at the Tour de France, as he was at the Giro d'Italia, Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) will end the 2018 season without a Grand Tour title to …

Road Bikes

Tom Dumoulin: ‘Nobody expected me to do so well at the Tour… this is more than I’d hoped for’

<b>The Dutchman says he couldn't have expected to perform so well at the Tour de France 2018 after finishing second at the Giro d'Italia in May</b><p>Tom …

Road Bikes

Extra week was key in Giro-Tour attempts

BAYONNE, France (VN) — The Giro-Tour double remains safe for now.Chris Froome (Sky) and Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) came as close to knocking off the Giro …

Road Bikes

Tour de France 2018: Time will be the final trial for Tom Dumoulin

Tom Dumoulin remains the one realistic threat to Geraint Thomas’s bid to wear the yellow jersey in Paris and has experience of Grand Tour success, …

Road Cycling

Froome, Dumoulin say Giro/Tour double still possible in modern cycling

PAU, France (VN) — Chris Froome is coming close, but still is finding the Giro d’Italia/Tour de France double impossible 20 years after the last …

Road Bikes

Nibali to have surgery on broken back

MILAN (AP) — Vincenzo Nibali will undergo surgery next week on the back he injured during a crash in the Tour de France as the Bahrain Merida cyclist aims to be back to ride in the Spanish Vuelta.<p>Nibali broke the 10th vertebrae in a crash on the famous climb up to Alpe d'Huez last week when a fan …

Tour de France