Thibaut Pinot: 'I'm aiming boost my confidence going into the Giro d'Italia'

Frenchman Thibaut Pinot is looking to show he's got what it takes at the Tour of the Alps before he aims for Giro glory

Thibaut Pinot (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Third on his last two stage race appearances at the Volta a Valenciana and Tirreno-Adriatico, FDJ team leader Thibaut Pinot says he is looking for stage wins and a boost to his morale when he returns to racing at this week’s Tour of the Alps, his final event before lining up at next month’s Giro d’Italia.

>>> Mikel Landa hoping to show he’s back on form at Tour of the Alps alongside Geraint Thomas

Thank you for reading 20 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1