Geraint Thomas 'ready to be aggressive' ahead of key Giro d'Italia stage

'The Giro starts this weekend,' says Welshman, who sits third on GC

Geraint Thomas cornering at the Giro d'Italia
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Ineos Grenadiers leader Geraint Thomas is prepared to race aggressively on this weekend’s queen stage at the Giro d’Italia

Sunday’s stage 15 is the longest and toughest stage of the race, counting 222km and 5,400m of elevation gain, with a mountaintop finish in Livigno. 

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Tom Davidson
Senior News Writer

Tom joined Cycling Weekly as a news and features writer in the summer of 2022, having previously contributed as a freelancer. He is the host of The TT Podcast, which covers both the men's and women's pelotons and has featured a number of prominent British riders. 

An enthusiastic cyclist himself, Tom likes it most when the road goes uphill and actively seeks out double-figure gradients on his rides. 

He's also fluent in French and Spanish and holds a master's degree in International Journalism.