Stage 19 of the 2016 Tour de France is a tough north French Alps mountain…
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In 1980 Bernard Hinault won the World Championships held in Sallanches. The circuit course climbed…
Enjoying the Tour de France festivities after cycling up Col du Glandon
A close up view of cycling the amazing Lacets de Monvrenier. Hairpin Heaven. They will appear in the 2015 Tour de France stage 18. Photo, description, maps, etc.
Looking for a 2013 calendar that features some of the most famous cycling climbs in France, Italy, and Switzerland? Here are two to choose from.
I have had the good fortune to cycle Col du Glandon twice this summer. To watch the Tour, and on bike-only day. Nice.
To celebrate its 100th Tour de France birthday: A History of the legendary Col du Galibier
On the menu: Three huge climbs including the Tour’s usual annual visit up the legendary Col du Tourmalet as well as a challenging final climb to Luz-Ardiden
A Col du Tourmalet mountain top finish? I must have died and gone to cycling heaven. Yes, it is the Queen stage of the 2010 Tour de France. Do not miss this.
Stage 8 will be the first Alpine stage in the 2010 Tour de France.