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Oct 1, 2015 – We love the Giro di Lombardia, why? Because this race beats up the big winners, sometimes literally; It puts an end to the post-World Championships lull in racing(Begins Sunday, Oct 4.); and many of the great climbers we see winning the Grand Tours don’t stand a chance here. Why wouldn’t we love a race that is always packed with a hard finish, savage competition, and fundamentally plays into the hands of the viscous attackers. Let’s look at the list of the previous three winners: Joaquim Rodriguez x2; and, Dan Martin. Enough said. These two men can unleash the type of attack that wins the Giro di Lombardia, and that attack is one that is…unrelenting. Go ahead and enjoy our gallery, courtesy of our photographer Yuzuru Sunada.