Giro d’Italia Will Start In Denmark In 2012

by Barnaby Chesterman ROME, Oct 16, 2011 (AFP) - The 95th edition of the Tour of Italy will start in Denmark following the official presentation of the race in Milan on Sunday. The race will cover 3,476km over 21 stages from May 5-27, finishing in Milan with a 31.5km individual time-trial. The start in Herning, Denmark will be the most northern point in the … [Read more...]

Denmark To Host 2012 Giro d’Italia Opening Stages

PARIS, April 1, 2011 - Denmark has been awarded the hosting of the first three stages of the Giro d'Italia in 2012, organizers of the race RCS announced Friday. The three-week Giro is regarded as the second biggest stage race in the world after the Tour de France and has enjoyed something of a boost in recent years thanks to a daring choice of terrain on the part of organizers. … [Read more...]

Denamrk Police Pass Out Hugs and Helmets

So, yeah, it is a little corny. But come on, you know your smiling. What a great idea. Did you see the look on some of those guys faces when the cops were hugging them. I am sure that I would rather have the hug than a ticket. … [Read more...]

Denmark Makes History With A Team Pursuit Gold

by Justin Davis PRUSZKOW, Poland, March 27, 2009 (AFP) - Three of Denmark's four-man team of Olympic silver medallists beat a young Australian quartet to claim a first ever team pursuit gold at the world track cycling championships on Friday. New Zealand beat Olympic champions Britain to the bronze. After trailing for much of the 4km Australia missed out on the world … [Read more...]