Tour of Catalunya on 21 March in Port-Aine
Written by hotelbrases on Friday, March 1, 2013
The ski resort of Port-Aine will host on March 21, the end of the queen stage of the 92nd. edition of the Tour of Catalonia. Rialp City Council, District Council culd, Railways of the Generalitat of Catalonia and the direction of the Tour of Catalonia have agreed that Port-Aine is the end point of the decisive stage of the Vuelta.
The Volta a Catalunya come to Pallars after crossing the Port of singing, believe the localities of Sort and Rialp and start a hard climb to Port-Aine. The arrival will be at the heart of the station, his elevation 2000.
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The next day, the caravan will travel to the capital of Pallars Jussà, Tremp, from where you start the next stage.
Promotion to Port-Aine saving is very hilly (1,200 meters) and arriving near the 2000 meters with stretches very hard, as their first three kilometers to 8.4%, and the final part with several ramps above 10% and two kilometers to 8.4% and 9%, respectively.
This will be the first time that Port-Aine is included in the route of the race, coinciding with the first year of managing the station by Railways of the Generalitat of Catalonia. Thus FGC reiterates its commitment to contribute to the economic revitalization of the region culd. The transition from stage to Port-Aine will echo in Lleida station. Activities like this help boost the economy and promote tourism in the regions of the Pyrenees.
The 92nd. edition of the Tour of Catalonia will take place between 19 and 25 March. The Vuelta is a historic race that last year celebrated its centenary. In these 100 years of life has come over Catalonia with the participation of today’s top riders.