Giro d'Italia 2014: A Beginners' Guide To The Race

Ranking behind only the Tour de France in terms of prestige, the Giro d’Italia is one of the highlights of the racing calendar. The riders love it because it is more relaxed than the Tour and because the tifosi - the Italian fans - are passionately enthusiastic and knowledgeable.

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