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Giro-E Stage number 21

The last stage of the Giro elettrico started from the Stalingrad of Italy, nickname of one of the most industrialised areas of the country in the past: Sesto San Giovanni. An agricultural village with mansions until the 19th century, Sesto…
30/05/2021
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GIRO-E STAGE NUMBER 19

Ultime due tappe di montagna, prima della crono conclusiva Sesto San Giovanni-Milano. Entrambe a tre stelle. Last two mountain stages before the final time trial in Sesto San Giovanni-Milan. Both of three stars. But before we talk about the stage…
28/05/2021
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GIRO-E STAGE NUMBER 18

Let's talk about it. Numbers don’t usually lie, but we don't quite agree with the two stars given to stage number 18 as they don’t truly reflect reality. This 86-kilometre stage, almost half the length of the pro stage, takes…
27/05/2021
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GIRO-E STAGE NUMBER 17

Alchemic scenarios today for the Giro-E, which regains momentum after the second day of rest and rediscovers the important mountains. A four-star stage of this electric Giro, the third and last. Only 56.7 kilometres, but 1200 kilometres of positive height…
26/05/2021
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GIRO-E STAGE NUMBER 16

On the day of sorrow, where we celebrate the memory of the 14 people perished yesterday in the crash of the Stresa-Mottarone cable car, the Giro d'Italia returns to the mountains. A start that hurts, the one from Sacile for…
24/05/2021
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GIRO-E STAGE NUMBER 15

Stage number 15 of the Giro-E 2021 stands between two fronts: from Aquileia to Gorizia, 74 kilometres with little movement (550 metres of elevation gain). A piece of cake compared to the Zoncolan that preceded it and the peaks of…
23/05/2021
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GIRO-E STAGE NUMBER 14

Whichever way you look at it, it's scary. Or at least it's really hard. Which is the same for a normal cyclist. Today is Zoncolan day. It is the sole and absolute protagonist of stage number 14. It is true,…
22/05/2021
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GIRO-E STAGE NUMBER 13

The electric cyclists were able to leave the Bignami of the Divine Comedy at home. Unlike the Giro d'Italia, the Giro-E did not start in Ravenna, where the Divine Comedy author was buried 700 years ago (the professionals passed right…
21/05/2021
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GIRO-E STAGE NUMBER 12

"This is all wrong". Who knows if Gino Bartali would have reacted in this way, seeing the Giro-E pedal-assisted bikes "invade" the territory of his beloved Giro, which he won three times, between 1936 and 1946. As it happens, Ginettaccio…
20/05/2021
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Giro-e Stage Number 11

The Brunello di Montalcino Wine Stage has been, so far, the most popular of the Giro-E 2021 with the beautiful people who traditionally love the Giro. At the start came Manuela Di Centa, a monument to cross-country skiing with two…
19/05/2021