2009 Giro d’Italia Route, Schedule, and Television Coverage – Lance Armstrong’s Return to the Grand Tours

Official Race Map - 2009 Giro d'ItaliaThe 2009 Giro d’Italia will mark Lance Armstrong’s return to grand tour stage racing and it will mark his first appearance at Italy’s premier cycling stage race. Armstrong will have to fight the likes of Ivan Basso, Carlos Sastre, Gilberto Simoni, Danilo Di Luca, and Denis Menchov to earn the right to wear the Maglia Rosa (The Giro’s version of the Yellow Jersey). Below is a schedule of the race along with elevation profiles for each stage:

Unfortunately, no television schedule has officially been released. Cycling.tv will cover all of the stages live for a fee, while Versus will be picking up coverage of the race sporadically.

Update 4/30: Sorry for the lack of info below. The profile links Tyler used have since been removed, and cycling.tv still hasn’t announced the TV schedule yet. We’ll update this post when there is more information, or hop over to cycling.tv to see if they have it update.

—————

Click on the ad below for some great deals on racing gear from Nashbar.
Giro d'Italia TV coverage and route schedule

—————


2009 Giro d’Italia Route, Schedule and Dates

Stage Date Type Distance Profile Where TV Start
Stage 1 5/9 TTT 20.5K Link Lido Di Venzia
Stage 2 5/10 FLAT 156K Link Jesolo -> Trieste
Stage 3 5/11 FLAT 200K Link Grado -> Valdobbiadene
Stage 4 5/12 MT 165K Link Padova -> San Martino di Castrozza
Stage 5 5/13 MT 125K Link San Martino di Castrozza -> Alpe di Siusi
Stage 6 5/14 FLAT 242K Link Bressanone -> Mayrhofen
Stage 7 5/15 FLAT 244K Link Innsbruck -> Chiavenna
Stage 8 5/16 FLAT 208K Link Morbegno -> Bergamo
Stage 9 5/17 FLAT 155K Link Milan Circuit Race
Rest Day 5/18 REST 0K Rest Rest Day
Stage 10 5/19 MT 250K Link Cuneo -> Pinerolo
Stage 11 5/20 FLAT 206K Link Torino -> Arenzno
Stage 12 5/21 TT 61.7K Link Sestri Levante -> Riomaggiore
Stage 13 5/22 FLAT 150K Link Lido di Camaiore -> Firenze
Stage 14 5/23 FLAT 174K Link Campi Bisenzio -> San Luca
Stage 15 5/24 FLAT 159K Link Foli – Faenza
Stage 16 5/25 MT 237K Link Pergola -> Monte Petrano
Rest Day 5/26 REST 0K Rest Rest Day
Stage 17 5/27 MT 79K Link Chieti -> Blockhaus
Stage 18 5/28 FLAT 181K Link Sulmona -> Benevento
Stage 19 5/29 FLAT 164K Link Avellino -> Monte Vesuvio
Stage 20 5/30 FLAT 203K Link Napoli -> Anagni
Stage 21 5/31 TT 15.3K Link Roma -> Roma


Comments

  1. gabrielle says:

    What time does the Giro start ?

  2. No time, no tv, no info.

    • @Derf, crap, you’re right. And all of the links got changed so they are dead. Sorry about that, we posted this a while back and have no updated. We’ll look to get that done before the race starts. My apologies.

  3. walter says:

    WTH i paid for cycling.tv because they advertised they were carring the Giro. Can i get my money bac?
    Walter

  4. 1. Thanks for the great post keep up the amazing work.

  5. thanks for sharring your tips and tricks

  6. Normally I do not read article on blogs, however I wish to say that this write-up very compelled me to take a look at and do it! Your writing style has been surprised me. Thank you, quite great post.

  7. Lately, the entire world has-been encountering rapid, important, and traditional adjustments in the way corporations industry and the way folks shop themselves. Just a couple of short years back, online businesses and promoting were an overinflated gimmick down-played by many organizations and entrepreneurs. Not anymore. The last few years have seen the beginning of numerous sensible and reliable equipment for businesses to utilize to aid company and revenue grows. Incredibly the “nextbigthing” is currently happening as corporations are progressively centering SEO attempts and their advertising on websites that are cellular. Companies have observed great possibility of elevated income by acquiring mobile SEO having a smart-phone being owned by 52PERCENT of the National people. Together with the full cell offer profits prediction regarding 2014 being fully a shocking DOLLAR3.5B, 25 of the National brands possess a tactic that is cell, in-fact, eight times what it had been in 2009.

  8. Thanks for your article. I also think that laptop computers have become more and more popular right now, and now tend to be the only sort of computer employed in a household. The reason being at the same time they are becoming more and more economical, their computing power keeps growing to the point where they can be as robust as desktop through just a few in years past.

  9. Thanks very interesting blog!candy crush saga Cheats

  10. My brother recommended I might like this blog. He was entirely right.

  11. Hello there, just became alert to your blog through Google, and found that it’s truly informative. I am going to watch out for brussels. I’ll be grateful if you continue this in future. A lot of people will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

Speak Your Mind