Tour of Lombardy 2017

Tour of Lombardy 2017
The 111th edition of the Tour of Lombardy is held on Saturday, 7 October. Starting in Bergamo and finishing in Como, the fifth of cycling’s five Monuments is the last European race of the season. The 2017 edition amounts to 247 kilometres, while the altitude gain will be around 4,000 metres. The route takes in illustrious climbs up Madonna del Ghisallo and Muro di Sormano. Following two punchy climbs in the last 20 kilometres the race concludes with a drop into Como.

Read about the route, the start list and the favourites to win the 2017 Tour of Lombardy.

In 2016 it was Esteban Chaves who took the flowers. The Colombian outsprinted his fellow escapees Diego Rosa and Rigoberto Uran.

The 2017 route is similar to the Tour of Lombardy of 2015, when Vincenzo Nibali soloed to victory after attacking on the downhill of the penultimate climb.

Tour of Lombardy 2017: Route maps, height profiles, and more

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