2013 Giro d'Italia LIVE - Stage 1


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- 2013 Giro d'Italia Stage 1 Live Online Coverage Guide -

The 2013 Giro has attracted an impressive field of contenders.  (Note that Ivan Basso has withdrawn from the race)
image courtesy Giro d'Italia

Defending Giro champion Ryder Hesjedal (Garmin Sharp) waves as he arrives for the teams presentation on Friday.
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Stage 1 Profile


 Notes:  (latest notes always appear at the top)

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- Photos:  Stage 1 on Facebook

- Videos: 2013 Giro d'Italia videos

- Results:  2013 Giro d'Italia Stage 1 Results

- Sunday's Giro d'Italia Stage 2, a 17.4km Team Time Trial from Ischia to Forio, gets underway at 3:40pm CET (9:40am U.S. Eastern) with the departure of the first teamStart Order and Times to come.  Giro d'Italia live streaming video should get underway at around 3:30pm CET (9:30am U.S. Eastern).

- LIVE video here. (Rai Sport, multiple-camera angles) (Also live here.)

- Cyclingnews ticker LIVE here. Gazzetta live profile/tracking LIVE here.

- Next update as live coverage gets underway.

- Stage 1 map, profile and info here.

- Photos:  Teams Presentation on Facebook

- Preview: Stage 1 preview (Cyclingnews)

- Preview: Race preview (Cyclingnews)

- Ryder Hesjedal (Garmin-Sharp) of Canada is defending champion.  The 2013 edition of the Giro has attracted an impressive field.  Riders joining Hesjedal on the start line include: Wiggins, Nibali, Evans, Cavendish, Goss, Henao, Betancur, Gesink, Phinney, Sanchez, Degenkolb, Danielson, Pozzovivo, Pellizotti, Atapuma, Bouhani, Paolini, Scarponi, Pozzato, Pate, Bennati, Garzelli,...

- Saturday's Giro d'Italia Stage 1 departs Naples at 2:20pm CET (8:20am U.S. Eastern) and is expected at the finish at Naples at around 5:14pm CET (11:14am U.S. Eastern)Giro d'Italia live streaming video should get underway at around 2:00pm CET (8:00am U.S. Eastern).

- For the NINTH consecutive year, you can follow the Giro d'Italia live on cyclingfans.com.

- More info and links to come.

- We will update here with the best and latest live feeds at broadcast time.

- Welcome to our live coverage guide for the 2013 Giro d'Italia.

2013 Giro d'Italia LIVE
May 4-26, Italy
Official Website
Start List

Stage 1 starts at 2:20pm CET
(8:20am U.S. Eastern)

Finish at around 5:14pm CET
(11:14am U.S. Eastern)

Live video from 2:00pm CET
(8:00am U.S. Eastern)


 Naples weather

Giro d'Italia Live Coverage

Live video streaming:


Links to come as available


(2:00pm CET)
(8:00am U.S. Eastern)

(2:15pm CET)
(8:15am U.S. Eastern)

(Rai Sport 2)

(Gazzetta TV is now geo-restricted)



(May be geo-restricted)

- more links to come -

(watch Giro d'Italia online)


Live audio streaming:

(Listen online)

Radio Tour graphics:

(Not active for time trial stages)

Live tickers:

(live profile and tracking)


- More tickers to come -

News and photos:

Graham Watson

(cycling news)
Yahoo photo gallery (AP/AFP)

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