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... caused my palms to become sweaty & increases my heart rate by about a 100.
we met cars coming the opposite direction too..but by luck seemed to pass them at the hairpin bend where there was more generous passing place.
i think Jacob was a little anxious too...it was quite challenging..especially with the 'paddock' turning circle of the GG.
stunning views if you could relax a bit to enjoy them!
Posted by Barry Douglas
Our last day in Bormio, and there has been a split in the camp..... Snowy and The Man Of Steel Keith have decided to ride the "*******o" the king of mountains, Mortirolo with the Stelvio Experience group ride, taking on 2 climbs and some 110 km.......a massive effort....!
The remaining five have decided to play tourist for the day, and we still ...
Posted by Andrew Sadowski
met the Queen, today we met the Beautiful Princess.
was keen for an easy ride today of only 42 kilometres up to the Cancona Lake.
A climb of
8klm and an average gradient of 6.9%. They call this ride the mini Stelvio.
climbing about 6klm in.
... wind our way down passing some quaint towns and villages, we re enter Italy and travel to a small town at the base of the climb for some much needed lunch, it's hot in the valley and shade is an optimum.
With our lunch over and biddons filled we start our climb to the top of Stelvio.......some 24 kms at 7.5% with an amazing 48 switchbacks and the ride is relentless, hot and with some long drags, we claw our way ...
Posted by Andrew Sadowski I'm The Dirty Half Dozen - The Road to Nowhere
This was the day when the Dirty Half Dozen morphed into the Happy Franchise 6 + 1, but we'll start off where The Man of Steel left off last night.
After we got off the ferry yesterday, the bikes and bags had not arrived. Being after 5 on a Saturday we would not be able to contact the Milan baggage people after 10:00 am this ...