Tour de France 2013 Stage 17 is a 32 km individual time trial from Embrun to Chorges. There are two category 2 climbs on the course.

Tour de France 2013 Stage 17 quick info

  • DATE July 17, 2013, Wednesday
  • STAGE TYPE Individual Time Trial (ITT)
  • START-FINISH Embrun (789 m) > Chorges (861 m)
  • LENGTH OF THE COURSE 32 km
  • DIFFICULTY

Rating: 4 out of 5.
Global Cycling Network’s (GCN) preview of Stage 17 of the 2013 Tour de France gives a detailed fly through of the 32 km ITT route from Embrun to Chorges on the 17th July.

Tour de France 2013 Stage 17 profile

Tour de France 2013 stage 17 profile
Tour de France 2013 stage 17 profile

Mountain passes & hills

  1. km. 6.5 Côte de Puy-Sanières, 6.4 kilometer-long climb at 6% (category 2)
  2. km. 20.0 Côte de Réallon, 6.9 kilometer-long climb at 6.3% (category 2)

Last kilometers

Tour de France 2013 stage 17 last kms
Tour de France 2013 stage 17 last kms

Embrun

Embrun
Embrun

Embrunis a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region in southeastern France.It is located between Gap and Briançon and at the eastern end of one the largest artificial lakes in Western Europe: the Lac de Serre-Ponçon.

Chorges

Porte des Souchons, Chorges
Porte des Souchons, Chorges

Chorges is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France.

It is close to Gap. The name Chorges derives from the Latin Catorimagus, itself coming from the Alpine tribe of the Caturiges in the ancient Roman province of Alpes Maritimae.

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