Giro Rosa 2017 Route stage 6: Roseto degli Abruzzi - Roseto degli Abruzzi

Giro Rosa 2017 stage 6Wednesday, 5 July 2017 - At 116.2 kilometres, stage 6 in the Giro Rosa is a criterium in Roseto degli Abruzzi. Three passages on the line before a likely bunch sprint, although the riders face a small climb with 4 kilometres remaining.

The first lap totals 27.54 kilometres, while the other three rounds amount to 29.54 kilometres each.

The route of the 6th stage is flat with the exception of a 1 kilometres climb at 4% The climb is crested in each round and in the third round it comes with KOM points. Possibly the climb, albeit modest, will be decisive in the finale as it is crested with 4 kilometres remaining.

Will we see a late attack or a bunch sprint? Four stages in last year’s Giro boiled down to bunch sprints. Chloe Hosking, Tiffany Cromwell and Giorgia Bronzini (twice) powered to victory. This edition saw winning sprints by Hannah Barnes and Jolien D’Hoore.

The first three riders on the line take time bonuses of 10, 6 and 4 seconds.

Read also: results/race report 6th stage 2017 Giro Rosa.

Giro Rosa 2017 stage 6: Route maps, height profiles, and more

Click on the images to zoom.


Watch the highlights of recent races here:
Related articles
Overview - Giro Rosa 2017 Route stage 10: Torre del Greco - Torre del Greco - Giro Rosa 2017 Megan Guarnier takes last stage, Anna van der Breggen wins overall - Giro Rosa 2017 Bastianelli sprints to victory, Van der Breggen retains in maglia rosa - Giro Rosa 2017 Lucinda Brand solos to victory, Van der Breggen still in pink - Giro Rosa 2017 Gutierrez outsprints front group, Van der Breggen holds on to pink - Giro Rosa 2017 Van Vleuten powers to victory in steep ITT, Van der Breggen cements overall lead - Giro Rosa 2017 Jolien D’Hoore outsprints Chloe Hosking in photo finish, Van der Breggen cements lead - Giro Rosa 2017 Hannah Barnes sprints to victory, Van der Breggen still in pink - Giro Rosa 2017 Van Vleuten wins three-up sprint, Van der Breggen in pink - Giro Rosa 2017 stage 1: Boels Dolmans wins team time trial, Canuel takes first maglia rosa - Giro Rosa 2017 Route stage 1: Aquileia – Grado - Giro Rosa 2017 Route stage 2: Zoppola - Montereale Valcellina - Giro Rosa 2017 Route stage 3: San Fior - San Vendemanio - Giro Rosa 2017 Route stage 4: Occhiobello – Occhiobello - Giro Rosa 2017 Route stage 5: ITT in Sant'Elpido a Mare - Giro Rosa 2017 Route stage 7: Isernia - Baronissi - Giro Rosa 2017
More articles
Like our Facebook page and stay on top of all pro-race information!