Thomas back in the bunch at Trentino

Giro 2008 st16 Geraint Thomas

Geraint Thomas returned to racing yesterday at the Giro del Trentino as he nurses himself back to race fitness in time for the Giro d'Italia.

The Barloworld rider has not raced since crashing out of the Tirreno-Adriatico in March and breaking his pelvis, but believes he'll be fit enough to start the Giro on May ninth.

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Simon Richardson
Magazine editor

Editor of Cycling Weekly magazine, Simon has been working at the title since 2001. He fell in love with cycling 1989 when watching the Tour de France on Channel 4, started racing in 1995 and in 2000 he spent one season racing in Belgium. During his time at CW (and Cycle Sport magazine) he has written product reviews, fitness features, pro interviews, race coverage and news. He has covered the Tour de France more times than he can remember along with two Olympic Games and many other international and UK domestic races. He became the 130-year-old magazine's 13th editor in 2015.