This coming Saturday will see the start of the three week Giro d’Italia, which takes a field of the Worlds top cyclists around Italy for the next three weeks.
It all begins in Naples on May 4th and finishes in Brescia on 26th of May . There will 21 stages in total and will cover 2,116 miles
The race started in 1908 and this year gives Sir Bradley Wiggins the chance to be the first British rider to not only win the Giro, but also be the first in fifteen years to do the double of the Tour de France and the Grio
This years ‘Pink Jersey’ – which is given to the race leader – has been designed by Sir Paul Smith. The race is sponsored by the leading Italian sports newspaper, La Gazzetta dello Sport
The race will be shown LIVE each day on Eurosport and this be will be shown each and every day in Bar Italia