STAGE 3 | PASSO MENDOLA
Ascent with a length of 14,8 Km and a difference in height of 909 m with 15 hairpin turns; the average slope is 6,5%. The first 8,2 km as far as the 6th hairpin turn have a slope between 5,5% and 7%, with an average slope of 6.2%. After the 6th hairpin turn begins a difficult stretch about 1,3 km long, with an average slope of 7,9% (maximum 9%). Then the ascent goes on for 2 km to the 7th hairpin turn with an average slope of 6,9%. The final stretch (from 7th to 15th hairpin turn) is 2,35 km long and still has an average slope of 6,9%.