Paris-Nice 2019 Route stage 5: ITT in Barbentane

Paris-Nice 2019 stage 5Thursday 14 March - The 5th stage in Paris-Nice is the first major test for the GC riders who are still in contention. At 25.5 kilometres, the riders face a an ITT with a 3 kilometres uphill halfway, while the race concludes with a short and sharp rise to the line.

The first part of the route is pan-flat, while the intermediate climb is 3 kilometres with an average gradient of 3%. The hill is crested near the Abbaye de Saint-Michel de Frigolet, which is also the location of the only time check after 14.5 kilometres.

Following the descent the riders hit a false flat, but as they come storming down the descent it will have no impact. The last 500 metres are something else, as this section rises to the finish line at 7%.

The ITT in last year’s Paris-Nice was won by Wout Poels.

Another interesting read: results ITT Paris-Nice 2019.

Paris-Nice 2019 stage 5: route, profile, more

Click on the images to zoom

Watch the highlights of recent races here:
Related articles
Favourites - Paris-Nice 2019 Overview - Paris-Nice 2019 Ion Izagirre wins final stage, Bernal seals GC victory - Paris-Nice 2019 Martínez climbs to Queen Stage victory, Bernal new leader - Paris-Nice 2019 Sprint win Bennet, Kwiatkowksi still leader - Paris-Nice 2019 Cort brings breakaway home, Kwiatkowski new leader - Paris-Nice 2019 Bennet outsprints Ewan, Groenewegen still leader - Paris-Nice 2019 Groenewegen again in windswept race - Paris-Nice 2019 Groenewegen sprints to first leader's jersey - Paris-Nice 2019 Route stage 1: Saint-Germain-en-Laye - Saint-Germain-en-Laye - Paris-Nice 2019 Route stage 2: Les Bréviaires - Bellegarde - Paris-Nice 2019 Route stage 3: Cepoy - Moulins - Paris-Nice 2019 Route stage 4: Vichy - Péluchin - Paris-Nice 2019 Route stage 6: Peynier - Brignoles - Paris-Nice 2019 Route stage 7: Nice - Turini Pass - Paris-Nice 2019 Route stage 8: Nice - Nice - Paris-Nice 2019
More articles
Like our Facebook page and stay on top of all pro-race information!