exit in Bilbao and extra mountain
As an alternative, the specialists in opposition to the clock will solely have one time trial within the ‘Tourdel Guggenheim’, within the sixteenth stage, within the Alps between Passy and Combloux, 22 kilometers by way of steep terrain. The day earlier than the arrival on the Champs-Elysées, the day that ends at Le Markstein Fellering, with 133 kilometers on the route meter, consists of ascents to the Ballon d’Alsace, Col de la Croix des Moinats and Grosse Pierre, Petit Ballon and Platzerwasel to attempt to flip the yellow jersey the wrong way up.
Ladies’s Tour: the Tourmalet, penultimate end line
For its half, the second version of the Ladies’s Tour shall be held from July 23 to 30 over 956 kilometers between Clermont-Ferrand and Pau, with a penultimate stage with the end line within the legendary ascent to the ‘col’ of the Tourmalet after climbing the Aspin, in accordance with the report. Director of the Ladies’s Tour, Marion Rousse.
The Ladies’s Tour, which can cross the Massif Central and the Pyrenees and could have a marathon day of 177 kilometers between Cahors and Rodez within the fourth stage, will conclude with a 22-kilometer time trial with begin and end in Pau, the place Van Vleuten will attempt to revalidate the yellow jersey of this 2022.