(Monday, October 23, 2017)
Road Race: “New Canal Road & Samoeng Climb”, 83.3 km, 630 m vertical
Once again, the climbing stage of this year’s Masters Tour of Chiang Mai will end at the top of the “switchbacks” on Samoeng Road.
- Start at Hotel Sirinart Garden on Canal Road – Rolling on Canal Road Soutbound – restart via flag down approx at km 8.5 shortly after Samoeng intersection – following Canal Road for the next 13.5 km – merge onto the newly built highway – U-turn at km 35 near where the new highway merges onto existing highway 108 – back on the highway – back on Canal Road – left at km 62 at Samoeng intersection – several consecutive shorter climbs on Samoeng Road –
- KOM will be at km 80.3
- After KOM the road keeps climbing for another 3 km and 190 m vertical and the finish line will on top of the Samoeng switchbacks
- Rolling starts grouped per peloton in a 5 minute interval.
- Probably the race organisation will decide an extended version of this stage for Open A and B.
Download zipped Garmin TCX file here…,
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