Tim Wheeler Cycling Blog: Day 17 - Pau-Tourmalet - 174km - 4400m climbing

TIM WHEELER CMYK

The Etape stage up the Tourmalet and Soulor (second time for each) after the even steeper Marie Blanque completed with 46 riders in magnificent weather. Scenery as good as any I’ve seen anywhere in the mountains including the Himalayas and Andes.

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