The Giro d'Italia 2013 will take place May 4-26. Your students of Italian can connect with this event in many ways:
For an overview, see this About.com article: http://italian.about.com/od/italianculture/a/aa052709a.htm?nl=1
The event’s official website is available in Italian (http://www.gazzetta.it/Speciali/Giroditalia/2013/it ) and in English (http://www.gazzetta.it/Speciali/Giroditalia/2012/en/index.shtml?refresh_ce )
More English-language news is available on these cycling websites: http://www.steephill.tv/giro-d-italia and http://www.cyclingnews.com/giro-ditalia
Get your students excited about the event with this bilingual Italian/English video: http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/video-giro-ditalia-contenders-talk-about-the-corsa-rosa
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