In Dublin’s fair city…oh what a pity

This article was first published as a podcast for the Velocast and is republished here with permission. To login or subscribe to the Velocast go to


The Giro in Belfast was supposed to feel like the race had come to my home for the day, my country. But I don’t know Belfast. Was the route of Stage One of the Giro the best they could have come up with for the day’s racing?

I don’t know.

It looked great and the crowds were undeniably big. But I don’t know the streets, I don’t know the alternative routes. ~ Continue reading ~

• • •