Category Archives: GIRO D’ITALIA 2012

Stage 11 Final kilometres Giro d’Italia 2012

Commentary in italian does seem to make it more exciting….

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Taylor Phinney’s ankle injury

Incredible that he hasn’t broken his fibula. That brusing and swelling is consistent with a fracture.

Certainly a sense of deja vu looking at Taylor’s injury.  I managed to break my right ankle in 3 places one night back in April 2006 whilst cycling. I don’t have any pictures of my own ankle 24 hours after the event as my leg was bandaged up post operation but the massive bruising and swelling looked similar. I still have visible bruising on my leg six years later.  It’s difficult to believe how it’s still there.

Follow Taylor Phinney on Twitter here.

Australia?

Is that a map of Australia on Mark Cavendish’s leg?

Giro d’Italia 2012 – Stage 3 Finish

Carnage

 

Giro d’Italia Route 2012 and race info

Official race information and results HERE   Gazzetta

Ticker feed live from the race  HERE  (CyclingNews)

Giro d’Italia Facebook page HERE

“Garibaldi”, the official roadbook of the Corsa Rosa HERE  – full details of every stage

Nice glossy brochure about the race HERE

Giro d’Italia Official website HERE

Good coverage by Velonation HERE

road.cc write up every stage HERE

Preview of the entire race by Geraint Thomas HERE

Play road.cc Fantasy Cycling competition HERE