Tour de France Greatest Climbs: Designed with Google Earth


Experience the thrill and intensity of the Tour de France's most challenging climbs as never before, using the breathtaking photography of Google Earth. In this stunning book, 20 notorious Tour de France Hors Catégorie climbs - ascents that are above classification - from past and present races are illustrated using Google Earth's high-definition satellite imagery. From the dizzying heights of the 2,715-metre ascent of Col de la Bonette to the historic Great St Bernard Pass, to Col du Galibier's incredibly tortuous 15 percent gradient climb and Alpe d'Huez's famous hairpins, where legendary cyclists such as Fausto Coppi and Marco Pantani once showed off read more

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ISBN:

9781780977904

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

224

Dimensions:

24cm x 28cm

RRP:

$50.00

Category:

Sport

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

01 June 2016

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Richard Abraham