Top of the Col du Tourmalet

Jason Singer celebrates after ascending one of the most iconic climbs in France, the Col du Trourmalet.

Jason Singer celebrates after ascending one of the most iconic climbs in France, the Col du Trourmalet.

Art’s Cyclery customer Jason Singer conquered the iconic Col du Tourmalet, riding the exact route of the Tour de France’s 17th stage in 8 hours 37 minutes. Over 10,000 people started the Etape du Tour Mondovelo, and Jason finished in the top third. It took him 1:56:33 to climb the 18 km Tourmalet, which has an average grade of 7% with the steepest section at 10%+ in the final kilometer.

Way to go Jason!

2012-01-27T10:08:14-08:00