Road Cycling: Tour across the Plateau des Petites Roches - 1,069 m. (3,507 ft)

Mon, 14 June 2021


Minimum altitude: 295 meters

Distance: 31.1 km

Slope Aspect: North-East

Vertical Climbed: 831 meters (2,727 feet)

Vertical Descended: 828 meters

Rating: 3


A "before work" but more importantly a "before it gets too hot" tour, Almost exactly the same date as last year and same time and power, more or less. I went this way as it was a bit chilly when I started and the climb has a reasonable amount of shade. Lovely colours on the Chartreuse forests and cliff faces.

43m for the 650m climb giving a VAM of 910m/h, not too bad but it felt like riding in toffee today with the heat and humidity.


Very hot, 22C at 7.30am. The descent to St Nazaire is becoming a bit broken in places due to subsidence.


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