Giro d'Italia 2020: Five key stages

Richard Carapaz won 2019 Giro d'Itaalia
Richard Carapaz won 2019 Giro d'Itaalia (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

The first Giro d’Italia 2020 presentation in Milan was held in October 2019. Since then, major disruptions across the globe due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic brought revisions to the date and courses for the 103rd edition of the Corsa Rosa. 

Traditionally the first Grand Tour of the season, the Giro is now pressed between the Tour de France and Vuelta a España, and mixed in are a few of the Classics, trading the early summer May dates for cooler autumn colors and temperatures October 3-25. 

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Barry Ryan
Head of Features

Barry Ryan is Head of Features at Cyclingnews. He has covered professional cycling since 2010, reporting from the Tour de France, Giro d’Italia and events from Argentina to Japan. His writing has appeared in The Independent, Procycling and Cycling Plus. He is the author of The Ascent: Sean Kelly, Stephen Roche and the Rise of Irish Cycling’s Golden Generation, published by Gill Books.