Stages 2016

July 23rd   LIMONE PIEMONTE  sign-in, road book and race pack collection, transfer to Tende (France)  for the prologue start

July 24th 1st stage: LIMONE PIEMONTE – ACCEGLIO a very hard and long stage!

July 25th 2nd stage: ACCEGLIO – CAVOUR an extraordinary 1800 m climb at the start to reach the 3000 m of  MONTE BELLINO

July 26th 3rd stage: CAVOUR – BOBBIO PELLICE across the VAL PELLICE through the historical Waldesian tracks

July 27th 4th stage: BOBBIO PELLICE – PRAMOLLO the 3 Huts “Barbara, Barant and Jerwis” and the Prali ski resort

July 28th 5th stage: PRAMOLLO – USSEAUX – SELLERIES HUT one of the most demanding stages with a new 28 km special stage across the 7 bridges of the Gran Dubbione wild Valley, the highlight of the day is the 45 minute singletrack descent; the absolute reference of what a descent should be!! You will forget the horrible climb before….!!

July 29th 6th stage: SELLERIES HUT – SESTRIERE the descent of the Fenestrelle Fort and the Ironbike symbol THE MOUNT CHABERTON 3131 m height

July 30th 7th and last stage: SESTRIERE – SAUZE D’OULX a relatively “easy” stage….but WATCH OUT NEVER UNDERSTIMATE IRONBIKE!!