Stage 17 of Tour de France 2013 is a 32 km individual time trial from Embrun to Chorges. There are two category 2 climbs on the course.
|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|
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Mountain passes & hills
|6.5||Côte de Puy-Sanières, 6.4 kilometre-long climb at 6%||2|
|20.0||Côte de Réallon, 6.9 kilometre-long climb at 6.3%||2|
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 is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France.It is close to Gap. The name Chorges derives from Latin Catorimagus, itself coming from the Alpine tribe of the Caturiges in the ancient Roman province of Alpes Maritimae.