Saturday, July 10, 2010

La Marmotte!

Legs still a bit tired after last weekends La Marmotte! R
eally glad to get the chance at the last minute to do it this year.
An epic cyclosportive over 174km with a 5,000m height gain.
Riding over the mountain passes of Col du Glandon (1,818m), Col du Télégraphe (1 570m),Col du Galibier (2,642m) and finishing
at Alpe-d’Huez (1,880m).

My two favorites:

Col du Galibier
Average : 6.9 %
Length: 18.1 km
Height start: 1401 m
Height top: 2646 m
Gradient: 1245 m
Maximum: 10.1%

Alpe d'Huez

Average : 8.1 %
Length: 13.2 km
Height start: 744 m
Height top: 1815 m
Gradient: 1071 m
Maximum: 10.6 %

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