The Hair Pin Turn
© Weaver Lilley 2009
Giro d'Italia 2009
Final Circuit into Valdobbiadene, 3rd Stage, 5/11/09, won by Alessandro Petacchi (LPR)
Panned image: ƒ4.5, 1/15 sec., Canon G10
14th Stage of theGiro 2010, May 22nd
This stage will pass within a mile of the Italian Cycling Center . Then begins the most difficult ascent of Monte Grappa, Campo Croce, which includes segment of 17% grade. It will be possible for riders, who wish to witness this battle, to climb the south approach, which is more manageable, and partially descend Campo Croce to witness the penultimate climb.