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First corner on the climb

Lacets de Montvernier

April 14th 2015
The Maurienne valley is home to some of cycling's most iconic climbs, climbs that are synonymous with the Tour de France, such as the torturous path up to Col de la Madeleine, the steep, scenic ascent to Col du Glandon, or the epic Col du Galiber. One short climb in the valley that slips under the radar somewhat is the Lacets de Montvernier, a 4km route with 18 switchbacks that seem to be sculp ... read more
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Tot: 2.837s; Tpl: 0.03s; cc: 29; qc: 99; dbt: 0.0693s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 2; ; mem: 1.6mb