Stage 13 of the Giro d’Italia takes the riders into the mountains, and GC contenders are set to dominate on a summit finish at Crans Montana.
The Jumbo-Visma man is set to play a big part on Friday, as a serious mountain test awaits the riders – even if the race’s Cima Coppi has been scrapped due to snow and avalanche risk.
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Two big climbs up Gran San Bernardo and Croix De Coeur will test the legs before a summit finish at Crans Montana.
Geraint Thomas (Ineos Grenadiers) will start the day in the maglia rosa, two seconds ahead of Roglic. But will he keep it?
How can I watch the Giro d’Italia on TV and live stream?
The UK coverage will be bookended by The Breakaway, presented by Orla Chennaoui, who has Dan Lloyd, Adam Blythe and Robbie McEwen for company.
Rob Hatch, Sean Kelly, Lloyd and Blythe will be in the commentary box, with Jens Voigt and Alberto Contador doing their thing on the back of a motorbike.
What time does Stage 13 of the Giro d’Italia start?
Stage 13 coverage will begin at 09:30 UK time on Friday, May 19.
Stage 13 profile and route map
Giro d’Italia Stage 13 profile and route map: Borgofranco d’Ivrea – Crans Montana
Giro d’Italia 2023 TV schedule and route details
|Stage||Date||Start / Finish||Distance||Breakaway on-air time|
|Stage 1||Sat May 6||Costa dei Trabocchi (Fossacesia Marina) – Ortona||19.6km (ITT)||12:30|
|Stage 2||Sun May 7||Teramo – San Salvo||201km (Flat)||11:00|
|Stage 3||Mon May 8||Vasto – Melfi||216km (Medium mountains)||10:30|
|Stage 4||Tue May 9||Venosa – Lago Laceno||175km (Medium mountains – summit finish)||11:00|
|Stage 5||Wed May 10||Atripalda – Salerno||171km (Flat)||11:30|
|Stage 6||Thu May 11||Napoli – Napoli||162km (Flat)||11:30|
|Stage 7||Fri May 12||Capua – Gran Sasso d’Italia (Campo Imperatore)||218km (High mountains – summit finish)||10:00|
|Stage 8||Sat May 13||Terni – Fossombrone||207km (Medium mountains)||10:30|
|Stage 9||Sun May 14||Savignano sul Rubicone – Cesena (Technogym Village)||35km (ITT)||12:00|
|Rest day||Mon May 15||–||–||–|
|Stage 10||Tue May 16||Scandiano – Viareggio||196km (Flat)||11:00|
|Stage 11||Wed May 17||Camaiore – Tortona||219km (Flat)||10:00|
|Stage 12||Thu May 18||Bra – Rivoli||179km (Medium mountains)||11:00|
|Stage 13||Fri May 19||Borgofranco d’Ivrea – Crans Montana||207km (High mountains – summit finish)||09:30|
|Stage 14||Sat May 20||Sierre – Cassano Magnago||193km (Medium mountains)||10:30|
|Stage 15||Sun May 21||Seregno – Bergamo||195km (High mountains)||10:30|
|Rest day||Mon May 22||–||–||–|
|Stage 16||Tue May 23||Sabbio Chiese – Monte Bondone||203km (High mountains – summit finish)||09:30|
|Stage 17||Wed May 24||Pergine Valsugana – Caorle||195km (Flat)||11:30|
|Stage 18||Thu May 25||Oderzo – Val di Zoldo||161km (Medium mountains)||11:00|
|Stage 19||Fri May 26||Longarone – Tre Cime di Lavaredo (Rif. Auronzo)||183km (High mountains – summit finish)||10:00|
|Stage 20||Sat May 27||Tarvisio – Monte Lussari||18.6km (ITT – summit finish)||10:15|
|Stage 21||Sun May 28||Roma – Roma||135km (Flat)||14:00|
Giro d’Italia 2023 route map
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