Stage 1 - Bormio - Passo Bernina

Start Checkpoint
Arrival Checkpoint
Partial Km
57 km
Stage Km
57 km
Partial Ascent
2051 m
Stage Ascent
2051 m
Route

Highly demanding. Short track but consisting of three over - 2000m passes.
Start is at the sport centre (centro sportivo) in Bormio, elevation 1225m.
Once departed from the sport centre, take SS 38 dello Stelvio, then continue on SS 301 leading to Livigno. Few kilometres flat to Isolaccia, then uphill for 16 km heading to Passo Foscagno at an elevation of 2275m. Short piece of track going downhill, then again uphill through Trepalle to Passo Eira at an elevation of 2203m. Downhill to Livigno, riding along the borders of the city. Before getting to Livigno, leave SS and procede towards Passo Bernina. After 14 km uphill get to Passo Forcola  at an elevation of 2315m, close to the border between Italy and Switzerland.
Few kilometres downhill, go beyond the border checkpoint and head uphill to Passo Bernina at an elevation of 2323m.

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