Giro d'Italia announces long time trial through Chianti for 2016 race

Chianti vineyards (Photo: RCS)

Stage nine of the 2016 Giro d'Italia will see riders take on a rolling 40km time trial through the Chianti region, organisers RCS Sport announced in London on Monday (September 7).

The 'Consorzio Chianti Classico' stage, starting in Radda and finishing in Greve on May 15, was unveiled at the Pinarello store in the capital by Giro director Mauro Vegni and Fausto Pinarello - a long-term sponsor of the race.

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