2017 Vuelta a España Stage 10 profile

By: albertocontadornotebook

Aug 09 2017

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Stage 10, August 29: Caravaca/Año Jubilar 2017 – Alhama de Murcia/El Pozo Alimentación, 164.8 km

Start: 13:20
Finish: 17:27-17:54

Today’s stage includes the famous Murcian climb, the Collado Bermejo. Contador won the stage ending here on his way to winning the overall title in the 2011 edition of the Vuelta a Murcia.

The riders will tackle two back-to-back climbs. The 3rd-catgory Alto de Morron begins at Km 125 (39.8 km to go), and continues directly into the Collado Bermejo, which begins at Km 135.3 (29.5 km to go).

Climbs:

Km 130.7 – Alto del Morrón de Totana: 3rd cat., 5.7 km at 5.7% avg.

Km 143.0 – Collado Bermejo: 7.7 km at 6.5% avg., 8.5% max.

Collada Bermejo:

VaE2017st10colladabermejo

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Final kilometers:

VaE2017st10finalkms

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Riding for Trek-Segafredo:

1 Alberto Contador
2 Edward Theuns
3 Markel Irizar
4 Julien Bernard
5 Jesús Hernández
6 Jarlinson Pantano
7 John Degenkolb
8 Koen de Kort
9 Peter Stetina

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