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Exquisite French Climbs Part 2

Exquisite beauty and exquisite pain entwine like lovers on the D974 from Bedoin to the summit of Mont Ventoux. The road climbs approximately 1550 metres over 21 kms giving an average gradient of around 7.5%….but these are just figures….the mountain … Continue reading

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Tour de France Diary, Stage 12.

With the stage shortened due to forecast high winds at the summit, the drama which unfolded on the slopes of Mont Ventoux yesterday is best watched:¬†Froome forced to run¬†. There had already been a spill on the descent of the … Continue reading

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