a blog about my addictions (cycling, music) and other things.
[anna -- budapest, hungary -- 22yo.]
L’Alpe d’Huez (The Alp of Huez). The crown jewel of cycling. The most well known and coveted of mountains in all of cycling.
1071 meters of vertical climbing (2/3 mile).
8.1% average gradient.
10.6% maximum gradient.
13.9km distance (8.6 mi).
21 hairpin turns.
Stage #18. July 18.
I cannot wait for this stage.