Giro d'Italia 23 Stage 3: Vasto - Melfi, 216 km - Hilly ***SPOILERS***

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  • rick_chasey
    rick_chasey Posts: 73,057

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    Game was up when he had to dig too deep earlier on
    Was clear Mathews thought he had legs today, Jayco did a shedload of work
    That normally means he finishes second..!
  • daniel_b
    daniel_b Posts: 11,613
    edited May 2023
    Aloha, I've managed to avoid the result, can anyone give me a steer on what kilometre from the end is a good place to start please?

    45?
    Felt F70 05 (Turbo)
    Marin Palisades Trail 91 and 06
    Scott CR1 SL 12
    Cannondale Synapse Adventure 15 & 16 Di2
    Scott Foil 18
  • rick_chasey
    rick_chasey Posts: 73,057
    daniel_b said:

    Aloha, I've managed to avoid the result, can anyone give me a steer on what kilometre from the end is a good place to start please?

    45?

    About 30km from the end I think (the big hill) then FF to the final few KM
  • daniel_b
    daniel_b Posts: 11,613
    Thankyou kindly :)
    Felt F70 05 (Turbo)
    Marin Palisades Trail 91 and 06
    Scott CR1 SL 12
    Cannondale Synapse Adventure 15 & 16 Di2
    Scott Foil 18
  • rick_chasey
    rick_chasey Posts: 73,057
    Might be 35km soz
  • mididoctors
    mididoctors Posts: 17,229
    Last 40 k is worth watching
    "If I was a 38 year old man, I definitely wouldn't be riding a bright yellow bike with Hello Kitty disc wheels, put it that way. What we're witnessing here is the world's most high profile mid-life crisis" Afx237vi Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:43 pm
  • daniel_b
    daniel_b Posts: 11,613
    Cheers chaps, watched already and went from about 33k out, pretty entertaining finish by all accounts.
    Felt F70 05 (Turbo)
    Marin Palisades Trail 91 and 06
    Scott CR1 SL 12
    Cannondale Synapse Adventure 15 & 16 Di2
    Scott Foil 18
  • ddraver
    ddraver Posts: 26,405
    Good on ya, Bling...
    We're in danger of confusing passion with incompetence
    - @ddraver