Richie Porte aiming for Giro d'Italia win in 2014

Richie Porte, Tour de France 2013, stage five

Richie Porte, after a team Sky training camp in Spain, returned to Australia this weekend with his 2014 plan. Winning the Giro d'Italia takes priority followed by helping Chris Froome repeat the feat in the Tour de France.

"Winning the Giro is more important," Porte told Cycling Weekly. "It's a dream."

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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.