Brit Tao Geoghegan Hart hopes to ride Giro d’Italia as he re-signs with Team Sky

The 23-year-old has ridden his first Grand Tour and supported Sky in some big wins this season

Tao Geoghegan Hart at the 2018 Vuelta a Espańa
Photo : Yuzuru SUNADA

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Tao Geoghagen Hart hopes to ride the 2019 Giro d’Italia as he extends his contract with Team Sky.

The 23-year-old rode his second season at WorldTour level this year, finishing his first Grand Tour and supporting the team to major stage race wins.

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Alex Ballinger

Alex Ballinger is editor of BikeBiz magazine, the leading publication for the UK cycle industry, and is the former digital news editor for After gaining experience in local newsrooms, national newspapers and in digital journalism, Alex found his calling in cycling, first as a reporter, then as news editor responsible for Cycling Weekly's online news output, and now as the editor of BikeBiz. Since pro cycling first captured his heart during the 2010 Tour de France (specifically the Contador-Schleck battle) Alex covered three Tours de France, multiple editions of the Tour of Britain, and the World Championships, while both writing and video presenting for Cycling Weekly. He also specialises in fitness writing, often throwing himself into the deep end to help readers improve their own power numbers.  Away from the desk, Alex can be found racing time trials, riding BMX and mountain bikes, or exploring off-road on his gravel bike. He’s also an avid gamer, and can usually be found buried in an eclectic selection of books.