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    Giro d’Italia

    Giro d’Italia

    Pink bicycles, pink ribbons, even pink ducks..this is Belfast this morning as the city gets ready to host one of the world's most prestigious cycle races, the Giro d'Italia.  In a few moments I'll be talking to Alan Clarke, the Chief Executive of the Northern Ireland Tourist Board, but first. Valerie Cox was in Belfast watching the preparations.
    Giro d’Italia

    Giro d’Italia

    On Sunday May 11th the Giro d’Italia, second only to the Tour de France in terms of cycling prestige, comes to Dublin, two days after it starts in Belfast. The last time a grand tour came to Ireland was in 1998, when the Tour de France began in here. Days later the Festina doping scandal erupted and a dark era for the sport began. A lot of water, mostly foul water, has passed under the bridge since then, but cycling appears to be cleaning up its act. However, we have been told that before. Last week, Lance Armstrong began naming ...

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