Tasmanian print & electronic media have rallied behind Ritchie Porte and the other Tasmanian boys at the Giro d Italia.
The ABC local radio in particular have been outstanding with Tim Cox, Rick "hollywood" Fontaine and Peter Niewlands all taking a keen interest.
Indeed, Peter Niewlands dedicated a large chunk of ABC local grandstand to the Giro, including a chat to Tassie Giro cyclist Cameron Wurf from Wurf's team hotel in Italy. Click on the link below and click on "Tasmanian Grandstand" Sat. May 22 at the top of page.