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Snow Go – Part Deux- From despair to triumph (Stage 19)

Wednesday 20 July – Modane to L’Alpe d’Huez Tour says “high mountains”, we say Yes Miles cycled: 71, Average speed (mph): 11.8, Max speed (mph): 38.6, Time pedalling: 5hr 58mins Today’s stage was not going to be hard to complete … Continue reading

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Snow go (stage 18)

Tuesday 19 July – Pinerolo to Col du Galibier Tour says “high mountains”, we say so high they’re covered in snow Miles cycled: 69, Average speed (mph): 12.2, Max speed (mph): 27.6 Time pedalling: 5hr 25 We knew today was … Continue reading

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Cross country cycle (stage 17)

Monday 18 July – Gap to Pinerolo Tour says “high mountains”, we say – yes, magnificent mountains Miles cycled: 112, Average speed (mph): 14.5, Max speed (mph): 38.3, Time pedalling: 7 hrs 40 An inspiring start to the day cycling … Continue reading

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Crank up, roll down – repeat x6 (Stage 14)

Thursday 14 July (Bastille day) – Saint Gaudens to Plateau de Beille Tour says “high mountains”, we say absolutely yes Miles cycled: 105, Average speed (mph): 10.8, Max speed (mph): 34.4, Time pedalling: 9hrs 33 Another monster day in the … Continue reading

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No beauty & the Aubisque (Stage 13)

Wednesday 13 July – Pau to Lourdes Tour says “high mountains”, we say yes, glad just 1 big one today Miles cycled: 95, Average speed (mph): 12.5, Max speed (mph): 31.8, Time pedalling: 7hr 33 Not the day we would … Continue reading

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3 Pyrenean classics (Stage 12)

Tuesday 12th July – Cugnaux to Luz Ardiden Tour says “high mountains”, we say – hell yes! Miles cycled: 127, Average speed (mph): 12.5, Max speed (mph): 38.8, Time pedalling: 10hr 07mins Today was huge. Correction: it was HUGE! 6am … Continue reading

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