Teams get ready for 2015 Giro d'Italia (photos)

22 teams, 198 riders officially presented to crowds ahead of the 2015 Giro d'Italia. Photos by Graham Watson

Richie Porte before the 2015 Tour of Italy

(Image credit: Watson)

The riders and teams taking part in the 2015 Giro d'Italia were officially presented to spectators on Friday afternoon in San Remo ahead of the race's opening stage on Saturday.

All 22 teams walked up the pink carpet and onto the stage in front of a sizeable audience of fans. It was a relatively informal affair, with the riders stopping off for photographs and to sign autographs for fans.

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