STAGE 5

Col’ de Covilha

128km | 3,234m+

TOUR

Wednesday, 19th September

King of Cornering, UCI Pro :- James Lowsley-Williams

Col’ de Covilha

There is no easy way to the summit of Torres at 6,500 feet and today we will climb from Covilha on a route that features regularly in the Tour of Portugal. Some of the greatest battles from the Tour have been fought on these slopes by legend of cycling Joaquim Agostinho.

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