102nd Tour de France, Stage 18

By: albertocontadornotebook

Jun 15 2015

Category: Uncategorized

Leave a comment

Stage 18, July 23: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, 186.5 km

The only one of the final four road stages that make up the Alps chapter of this Tour that does not end with a summit finish, Stage 18 features eight categorized climbs. The biggest challenge will be the Col du Glandon, the 21.7 hor-categorie climb that summits at about 40 km before the finish line.

Highlights:

Km 6.5: Col de Bayard (2nd-cat., 6.2 km at 7% avg.)

Km 35.5: Rampe du Motty (3rd-cat., 2.3 km at 8.2% avg.)

Km 60.5: Cote de La Mure (3rd-cat., 2.7 km at 7.5% avg.)

Km 70.5: Col de Malissol (3rd-cat., 2 km at 8.7% avg.)

Km 85: Col de la Morte (2nd-cat., 3.1-km at 8.4% avg.)

Km 107.5: Intermediate sprint at Séchilenenne

Km 108.5: Feed zone at Rioupéroux

Km 147: Col du Glandon (hor-categorie, 21.7 km at 5.1% avg., 11% max.)

Km 176.5: Lacet de Montvernier (2nd-cat., 3.4 km at 8.2% avg.)

Click the images below to enlarge, the scroll down and click to supersize

Start time: 12:10
Real racing: 12:20
Finish time: 17:04-17:39

Riding for Tinkoff-Saxo:
41 Alberto Contador
42 Ivan Basso
43 Daniele Bennati
44 Roman Kreuziger
45 Rafal Majka
46 Michael Rogers
47 Peter Sagan
48 Matteo Tosatto
49 Michael Valgren

Click below to see other stages:

Intro, Route, Stage 1, Stage 2, Stage 3 Stage 4 Stage 5 Stage 6, Stage 7, Stage 8 Stage 9 Stage 10 Stage 11 Stage 12, Stage 13, Stage 14, Stage 15, Stage 16, Stage 17, Stage 18

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s