In 2023, three time trials and the finish at Monte sul Bondoni will likely be

It’s only been two days since the end of the 2022 season for the great tours of Cycling Professionals and already looking forward with interest to what will happen next year. In recent weeks, the Giro d’Italia, Tour de France and Vuelta España routes have been built, and the technical characteristics of the races will influence the programming options for the champions. The Giro d’Italia 2023 It will be officially presented on October 17 in Milan, but it is already possible to get an idea of ​​the project that RCS Sport is creating and what kind of riders are being watched with interest.

After several versions more suitable for climbers, this time the Pink Race promises to build experience professionals.

Giro d’Italia’s phone calls Evenpoel

Developments on the track prepared by RCS Sport indicate that there are three stop hours on the track Giro d’Italia 2023, for a total distance of about sixty/seventy kilometers to walk counterclockwise. This is a clear reversal of trend compared to the previous version, where the time trials were two and very short, with a total of only twenty-six kilometers.

The pink rush must come from fossilsin Abruzzo, with trial time, arrival Ortona Eighteen kilometers away. The design is very suitable for chronometer professionals He must give a final push to RYMCO EVENBUIL To set his main goal for next season in the Giro d’Italia.

Two days ago, at the finale of the victorious Vuelta España, the Belgian answered some questions about planning for 2023 and about his choice between the Giro d’Italia and the Tour de France. Evenpole explained that his presence in the Giro was related above all to the number of miles traveled by the time trial phases, which was very favorable to him.

With this build, RCS should ensure the participation of the Quick-Step champion, but other big names that love time trials may also prefer the Giro on the Tour.

Bondone, the first time in the year 56 under the snow

Another expectation on the way to the next tour in italy It relates to the return of one of the historical mountains of the pink race, which is Monty Bundon.

The Trentino climb will be tackled at the start of the last week of racing, Tuesday 23 May. The stage will start from Sabbio Chiese and finish at the top of Bondone, having experienced another climb.

Bondone has been tackled multiple times by Giro and on five occasions has already had a spot on the stage. The one that got here in 1956 is one of the legendary stages in the history of pink racing. The group was hit by a real snowstorm, forcing many to retire and revolutionizing the arrangement. Since that day, Bondone has been associated with Charlie Gaul, One of the greatest climbers in cycling history, who after a long solitary escape won the stage and the pink jersey.

On the other five occasions the Giro d’Italia has reached Bondoni, victories have gone to Miguel Poblet, Vladimiro Panizza, Giorgio Forlan and Ivan Basso, the solo protagonist in 2006, the last time the Pink Race reached the top of the Trentino Mountains.

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