Ride Mt.Ventoux - Route Preview & Training Guide (L'Etape 2009)
For many July is all about one race, the Tour de France. Three weeks of cycling glory as the professional peloton trace their way through some of the most spectacular and challenging roads the world has to offer. Watching is inspirational, doing is unexplainable! L’Etape du Tour is back for the 17th year running and it’s better than ever before. Join over 8,000 cyclists for the Alpine ride of your life as you conquer Stage 20 of the 2009 Tour de France. From the picturesque hamlet of Montélimar to the lunar landscaped summit of the ‘Giant of Provence’ Mont Ventoux. This 172km stage, with over 3,000m of climbing, can never be taken lightly especially when considering the triumph and tragedy these very roads have witnessed in the past. Watch a full reconnaissance of the stage with host Michael Cotty and the Cyclefilm team - every climb, every descent and everything in between. The Road to Mt.Ventoux is another information packed Cyclefilm production to make the most of your ride. Could this be the most beautiful L’Etape du Tour yet? Watch, ride and decide.