After an exciting stage 19 at the Giro d'Italia the CyclingTips podcast gets together to chat what happened on the day and what to expect in the final two stages.
This week on the CyclingTips podcast...
We discuss the second week at the Giro d'Italia, Bernal's class, and if it was a mistake for Ineos Grenadiers to take him to the Giro instead of the Tour de France.
For Nerd Nuggets, James brings up the mysterious wheels of Jumbo-Visma spotted in Italy.
After a crazy stage 11 at the Giro d'Italia, the podcast team got together to chat about who won on the gravel and who lost.
The podcast crew chats Giro d'Italia so far, Egan Bernal, Giulio Ciccone, and whether or not gravel should be included in Grand Tours. Caleb Ewan's early departure from the Giro was met with criticism by many. Did he disrespect the race by leaving?
Plus, mechanics pull some pretty crazy stunts behind races.
Stage 6 of the Giro d'Italia saw some significant movement in the general classification, redemption for Bahrain-Victorious, and a very bazaar situation with the Team BikeExchange car and Pieter Serry.
The Giro d'Italia kicked off over the weekend with an ITT dominated by three teams. Why did Jumbo-Visma, Ineos Grenadiers, and Deceuninck-Quick Step shine above all the rest? We've got some ideas.
In this week's Nerd Nugget the crew discusses teams using non-sponsor correct equipment, and why it matters.
This week on the CyclingTips Podcast...
After a brief discussion of the Tour de Romandie and the Festival Elsy Jacobs, the podcast team discuss the upcoming Giro d'Italia.
Dane breaks down which stages to tune into and which stages will decide the race (a more comprehensive list of stages can be found here thanks to Matt de Neef). Then the team discusses contenders. Who will show up ready to fight for the pink jersey, and who could surprise us? Plus, Peter Sagan is back, but can he out sprint Caleb Ewan?
On this week's Nerd Nugget segment, James talks sweat and a nifty little device that might benefit those who are easily dehydrated.