Giro d'Italia 2014 NI route unveiled
1 October 2013 Last updated at 19:02 BST
BBC News NI can reveal the route of next May's prestigious Giro d'Italia cycle race - ahead of the official launch next week.
There will be three stages to the race - a 22 km time trial around Belfast, a loop around the north coast and a cross border final stage.
Kevin Magee reports.