Skip to main content

Di Rocco salutes Giro riders and organisers

President of the Italian cycling federation, Renato Di Rocco has congratulated the riders and organisers of the Giro d'Italia on a job well done. "From Petacchi to Simoni and Bettini, Di Luca and Basso to the final victory of Savoldelli," he said, "it was a race that raised the spirits of everyone who is passionate about cycling because several great champions challenged with utmost professionalism to wear the maglia rosa and with courage and athleticism they contributed to the success of the race."

"From its start with the evening prologue this Giro had something special," Di Rocco said.

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month*

Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

after your trial you will be billed £4.99 $7.99 €5.99 per month, cancel anytime. Or sign up for one year for just £49 $79 €59

Join now for unlimited access

Try your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1