“Kittel is in top form. He’s unbelievable. At the moment he’s the strongest sprinter in the world," says Elia Viviani.
Joe Dombrowski is aboard a Cannondale SuperSix EVO as he makes his first career Giro appearance
Fabian Cancellara's hopes for an early pink jersey were derailed by illness, but he has the form to maybe nab a stage as the race rolls on
How are the Americans at the Giro feeling? This is the first of our regular check-ins, asking them not-so-serious questions.
Marcel Kittel is two good sprints and a bit of math away from the maglia rosa, but Tom Dumoulin will fight to keep his lead.
“I won this race,” Ryder Hesjedal reminded me a year ago in his slow, low voice. He stood with his back to the Matterhorn, deep into
Greipel, Kittel, and Ewan each head to the Giro d'Italia with something to prove, and the early flat stages are pregnant with opportunity.
The 25-year-old Oregon native has been living in Europe since 2013 when he signed on with Team Sky. He'll start the Giro this week.
The Transonic is stiff, handles like a dream, and is surprisingly comfortable. It’s also half the price of bikes that are just as good.
Axel Merckx is cultivating some of the most talented young riders in cycling through his Axeon Hagens Berman cycling Team.