Stage 12

Thursday July 19 2018 - Bourg-Saint-Mourice to L'Alpe d'Huez - 175 km Mountain
 

Another brutal mountain top finish on one of the most legandary and iconic climbs in the Tour de France.

Every climber worth his salt in the Pro Peloton will want to win this momentous stage!

Alpe d'Huez has been the backdrop of some of the biggest battles in Pro cycling, from Marco Pantani to Lance Armstrong

The Queen stage, it features over 5,000 metres of climbing and heads over the some of the hardest climbs in professional cycling including the long arduous climbs of the Madeleine, the Croix De Fer before a treacherous descent to Allemont.

Alpe d'Huez has been the backdrop of some of the biggest battles in Pro cycling, from Marco Pantani to Lance Armstrong, whomever wins the stage will go down in history and thier plaque will forever hang on one of the many 21 hairpin bends that make up the brutally steep climb up to the ski village of Huez, perched 1,850 metres above the valley floor below.

This stage will be epic, no doubt and the stage will see several hundred thousand cycling fans from around the world on the slopes of one of France's most beloved climbs.

Don't miss this stage!

Will the winner be the Yellow jersey of the Polka Dot jersey wearer?