TdF Stage 18 - viewing spots

by easygroove   June 3, 2012  

Its a long shot.....but i'm in SW France for the last 2 weeks of July and stage 18 goes past where i'm staying. Any recommendations on where the best vantage or viewing spots will be on this stage?


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Difficult to say, not tried to view a stage before but with the last climb at 212km of 222km I'd assume it'll be a breakaway day. Stage 17 is a big mountain day and 19 is the big TT so I'd think a breakaway may get away and the GC contenders will want to have an easy day.

The action could happen on the final climb with whatever breakaway attacking each other to go for the stage win. There are only four cat 3 and 4 climbs so there may even be a sprint for minor placings, its difficult to know without seeing the profile though.

posted by drheaton [3429 posts]
3rd June 2012 - 15:53