Lotte Kopecky planning to ride Giro d'Italia Donne in preparation for 'main goal' of Tour de France Femmes

Both stage races take place in July, with Kopecky aiming to take wins in both events

Lotte Kopecky
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Lotte Kopecky is planning to ride the Giro d'Italia Donne in preparation for the Tour de France Femmes this summer, with stage wins her main priority at the inaugural edition of the French event. 

Kopecky seems confident the Giro d'Italia Donne - which runs from July 1-10 - will provide the perfect base for her to succeed from at the Tour de France Femmes, starting on July 24. 

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Ryan is a staff writer for Cycling Weekly, having joined the team in September 2021. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before making his way to cycling. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer.