Thirteenth foreign start of the Giro

Friday starts the 101st Giro d’Italia in Jerusalem, Israel. It’s the thirteenth foreign start of the Giro and the first since 2016 when the Giro started in Apeldoorn, Netherlands. In this century seven of the eighteen¬†starts were outside Italy.

Foreign starts of the Giro
1965 | San Marino | SMR
1966 | Monte Carlo | MON
1973 | Verviers | BEL
1974 | Vatican City | VAT
1996 | Athens | GRE
1998 | Nice | FRA
2002 | Groningen | NED
2006 | Seraing | BEL
2010 | Amsterdam | NED
2012 | Herning | DEN
2014 | Belfast | NIR
2016 | Apeldoorn | NED
2018 | Jerusalem | ISR