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The same as the next two summits, Puymorens, second, and, above all, Envalira, with its 2,408 meters, the highest pass of this edition, with its 10.7 kilometers at 5.9% again on wide roads and easy control, although in some steps it touches 8%.

In that edition, the Envalira pass registered another anecdote. During the rest day, the Frenchman Jacques Anquetil, who had won the three previous editions of the Tour and was on his way to his fifth victory, took part in a party that included a sangria drinking contest, so he returned to the hotel somewhat drunk.

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We already know the route of the Tour de France 2022 that will take place from 1 to 24 July. This Thursday it has been revealed that it will be in 4 countries: France, Belgium, Switzerland and Denmark. In fact it will start from Copenhagen. The 21 turns of the Alpe d’Huez, absent since 2018, are back.

Tadej Pogacar climbed to the top of the podium in Paris to celebrate his second consecutive Tour de France. Joining the Slovenian were Vingegaard and Richard Carapaz, more than 5 minutes apart in the overall.

Enric Mas finished the Tour de France 2021 as the sixth best classified. A good position although the Movistar rider assessed it as negative. «I hope it will serve me for the future, to control why I failed some days and keep learning.»

Paris will bring the 2021 Tour de France to a close. The winner of this edition will be a Tadej Pogacar (UAE) unbeatable throughout the race, who has earned by merit to occupy the highest step of the podium.

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The same as the next two summits, Puymorens, second, and, above all, Envalira, with its 2,408 meters, the highest pass of this edition, with its 10.7 kilometers at 5.9 % again on wide roads and easy control, although in some steps it brushes 8 %.

In that edition, the Envalira pass registered another anecdote. During the rest day, the Frenchman Jacques Anquetil, who had won the three previous editions of the Tour and was on his way to his fifth victory, took part in a party that included a sangria drinking contest, so he returned to the hotel somewhat drunk.

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After a first round in the French Alps that blew the general classification by the dominance shown by Tadej Pogacar, the second part arrives: 144 kilometers between Cluses and the summit finish in Tignes. A day that is not too long, but which can wreak more havoc than usual on riders who arrive fatigued.

The day will start with 20 kilometers on the flat, easy enough to start a breakaway. However, the Cote de Domancy and the Col de Saisies form a terrible climb, with gradients of up to 9.4%.