Giro d'Italia 2016, stage two description, map and profile: Saturday, May 7

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When Saturday, May 7
From Arnhem (Netherlands)
To Nijmegen (Netherlands)
Length 190km
Category Flat
Impact on GC 1/5

A second day in the Netherlands, and all the usual pitfalls of that nation’s roads apply; crosswinds have the potential to blow the race apart, and excessive road furniture will make for a stressful day for the riders, with the necessity of staying towards the front meaning crashes will be an unfortunate inevitability.

That said, this is another entirely flat day of racing, meaning that a bunch sprint is pretty much guaranteed.

Giro d'Italia 2016 stage 2 profile

Giro d’Italia 2016 stage 2 profile

Giro d'Italia 2016 stage 2 map

Giro d’Italia 2016 stage 2 map

  • tas9

    It’s going to be a tricky day and tomorrow will be pretty much the same. Teams must watch out and look after their GC men!