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2002 Giro d'Italia
Race details
Dates May 11 - June 2
Stages 20 + Prologue
Distance 3,354.5 km (2,084 mi)
Winning time 89h 22' 42" (37.57 km/h/23.34 mph)
Palmarès
pink jersey Winner Italy Paolo Salvodelli (Index Alexia)
Second United States Tyler Hamilton (Team CSC Tiscali)
Third Italy Pietro Caucchioli (Alessio)

violet jersey Points Italy Mario Cipollini (Acqua & Sapone)
green jersey Mountains Mexico Julio Alberto Pérez (Ceramiche Panaria-Fiordo)

The 2002 Giro d'Italia of cycling, the 85th running of the race, was held from 11 May to 2 June 2002. It consisted of a prologue in Groningen (Netherlands) plus 20 stages with two rest days, for a total of 3,354 km, ridden at an average speed of 37.567 km/h. It was won by the Italian Paolo Savoldelli.

Stages

Stage Route km Stage Winner Leader of the GC
prol. Groningen-Groningen (time trial) 6.5 Spain Juan Carlos Domínguez Spain Juan Carlos Domínguez
1 Groningen-Münster 215 Italy Mario Cipollini Italy Mario Cipollini
2 Cologne-Ans 209 Italy Stefano Garzelli Italy Stefano Garzelli
3 Verviers-Esch-sur-Alzette 206 Italy Mario Cipollini Italy Stefano Garzelli
4 Esch-sur-Alzette-Strasbourg 232 Australia Robbie McEwen Italy Stefano Garzelli
5 Fossano-Limone Piemonte 150 Italy Stefano Garzelli Italy Stefano Garzelli
6 Cuneo-Varazze 190 Italy Giovanni Lombardi Germany Jens Heppner
7 Viareggio-Lido di Camaiore 159 Belgium Rik Verbrugghe Germany Jens Heppner
8 Capannori-Orvieto 237 Spain Aitor González Germany Jens Heppner
9 Tivoli-Caserta 201 Italy Mario Cipollini Germany Jens Heppner
10 Maddaloni-Benevento 118 Australia Robbie McEwen Germany Jens Heppner
11 Benevento-Campitello Matese 140 Italy Gilberto Simoni Germany Jens Heppner
12 Campobasso-Chieti 200 Italy Denis Lunghi Germany Jens Heppner
13 Chieti-San Giacomo di Valle Castellana 190 Mexico Julio Alberto Pérez Germany Jens Heppner
14 Numana-Numana (time trial) 30 United States Tyler Hamilton Germany Jens Heppner
15 Terme Euganee-Conegliano 156 Italy Mario Cipollini Germany Jens Heppner
16 Conegliano-Corvara in Badia 163 Mexico Julio Alberto Pérez Australia Cadel Evans
17 Corvara in Badia-Folgaria 222 Russia Pavel Tonkov Italy Paolo Savoldelli
18 Rovereto-Brescia 143 Italy Mario Cipollini Italy Paolo Savoldelli
19 Cambiago-Monticello Brianza (time trial) 46 Spain Aitor González Italy Paolo Savoldelli
20 Cantù-Milan 141 Italy Mario Cipollini Italy Paolo Savoldelli
Total 3,354.5

General classification

Rank Name Country Team Time
1 Paolo Savoldelli  Italy Index Alexia 89h 22' 42"
2 Tyler Hamilton  United States Team CSC Tiscali 1' 41"
3 Pietro Caucchioli  Italy Alessio 2' 12"
4 Juan Manuel Garate  Spain Lampre-Daikin 3' 14"
5 Pavel Tonkov  Russia Lampre-Daikin 5' 34"
6 Aitor González  Spain Kelme-Costa Blanca 6' 54"
7 Georg Totschnig  Austria Gerolsteiner 7' 02"
8 Fernando Escartín  Spain Team Coast 7' 07"
9 Rik Verbrugghe  Belgium Lotto-Adecco 9' 36"
10 Dario Frigo  Italy Tacconi Sport-Emmegi 11' 50"
11 Óscar Pereiro  Spain Phonak Hearing Systems 12' 49"
12 Yaroslav Popovych  Ukraine Landbouwkrediet-Colnago 14' 50"
13 Ivan Gotti  Italy Alessio 15' 17"
14 Cadel Evans  Australia Mapei-Quick Step 16' 25"
15 Eddy Mazzoleni  Italy Tacconi Sport-Emmegi 17' 23"
16 Franco Pellizotti  Italy Alessio 17' 32"
17 Michael Boogerd  Netherlands Rabobank 19' 28"
18 Michele Scarponi  Italy Acqua & Sapone-Cantina Tollo 22' 04"
19 Julio Alberto Pérez  Mexico Ceramiche Panaria-Fiordo 22' 15"
20 Andrea Noè  Italy Mapei-Quick Step 23' 54"







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