What gearing will the Giro riders use to tackle the Monte Zoncolan?

We find out what gearing the Giro d'Italia riders will use for the fearsome Monte Zoncolan on stage 14

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The Giro d'Italia's Monte Zoncolan climb will require the riders to be ready, but also their bikes with gears that will allow them to handle the high and consistent pitches up to 22 per cent.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.