Vuelta a España 2012, Stage 11 profile

By: albertocontadornotebook

Aug 15 2012

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Stage 11, Wednesday, August 29: Cambados-Pontevedra (ITT), 39.4 km

Central to today’s individual time trial route, logistically and strategically, is the 3rd-category Alto Monte Castrove, a 10-km climb at 4.40% average gradient.

The ascent begins at Km 13.5 and peaks at Km 23.5. These points function as the tw0  intermediate time checks.

There is a technical descent from the Monte Castrove, which ends with about 1.5 kilometers of flat road.

The riders can pick up food and drinks at Km 20.5, 3 kilometers from the top of the climb.

Alberto Contador’s start time is 16:46. 

Vuelta a España official website

Atlas index to Vuelta a España stages:

12, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, (rest day) 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, (rest day) 17, 18, 19, 20, 21


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