Tuesday, 26 February 2019

Another year, the same Valverde




Jebel Hafeet
2019:10,9 km@6,8%---26:40---average speed 24.53 km/h(Valverde-Roglic-Gaudu)
2018:10,9 km@6,8%---26:25---average speed 24.76 km/h(Valverde-M.A. Lopez)
2017:10,9 km@6,8%---26:33---average speed 24.63 km/h(Rui Costa-Zakarin)
2016:10,9 km@6,8%---28:57---average speed 22.59 km/h(Tanel Kangert)
2015:10,9 km@6,8%---27:02---average speed 24.19 km/h(Esteban Chaves)

Saturday, 23 February 2019

Simon Yates: back in Spain, back on the attack!




Alto de Hazallanas
2019:7,3 km@9,6%---24:37---average speed 17.79 km/h(Simon Yates)
                                 ---25:27---average speed 17.21 km/h(I.Izagirre-Fuglsang-Kruijswijk-A.Yates-Higuita)
2017:7,3 km@9,6%---25:20---average speed 17.29 km/h(Bardet-Kruijswijk-A.Yates)
                                ---27:27---average speed 15.96 km/h(50 riders peloton)
2015:7,3 km@9,6%---23:39---average speed 18.52 km/h(Alberto Contador)
                                ---23:58---average speed 18.28 km/h(Chris Froome)
2013:7,3 km@9,6%---23:22---average speed 18.74 km/h(Chris Horner)-RECORD
                                 ---24:10---average speed 18.12 km/h(Vincenzo Nibali)
                                 ---24:24---average speed 17.95 km/h(Valverde-Basso-Rodriguez-Pinot)

Sunday, 20 January 2019

Win number 6 for Richie on Willunga!




Old Willunga Hill
2019:3,6 km@7,1%---8:12---average speed 26.34 km/h(Richie Porte)
2018:3,6 km@7,1%---8:26---average speed 25.61 km/h(Richie Porte)
2017:3,6 km@7,1%---7:41---average speed 28.11 km/h(Richie Porte)-RECORD
2016:3,6 km@7,1%---7:48---average speed 27.69 km/h(Richie Porte)
2015:3,6 km@7,1%---7:48---average speed 27.69 km/h(Richie Porte)
2014:3,6 km@7,1%---8:18---average speed 26.02 km/h(Richie Porte)
2013:3,6 km@7,1%---8:01---average speed 26.94 km/h(Gerrans-Slagter)
2012:3,6 km@7,1%---8:47---average speed 24.59 km/h(Valverde-Gerrans)
2011:3,6 km@7,1%---8:44---average speed 24.73 km/h(Ben Hermans)
2010:3,6 km@7,1%---8:25---average speed 25.66 km/h(Valverde-L.L.Sanchez-Evans-Sagan)

Saturday, 13 October 2018

Monumental Pinot!




Muro di  Sormano
2018:1,9 km@15,8%---8:48---average speed 12.95 km/h(Pinot-Nibali)
2017:1,9 km@15,8%---9:45---average speed 11.69 km/h(20 riders group)
2015:1,9 km@15,8%---9:08---average speed 12.48 km/h(Rosa-Nibali-D. Moreno-Chaves-Pinot-Landa-Valverde)
2013:1,9 km@15,8%---9:32---average speed 11.96 km/h(Dario Cataldo)
2012:1,9 km@15,8%---9:20---average speed 12.21 km/h(Henao-Rodriguez)
1962:1,9 km@15,8%---9:24---average speed 12.13 km/h(Ercole Baldini) (source: http://www.sportivamentemag.it/archives/5035)
1961:1,9 km@15,8%---11:20---average speed 10.06 km/h(Arnaldo Pambianco) (source: http://www.sportivamentemag.it/archives/5035)
1960:1,9 km@15,8%---10:09---average speed 11.23 km/h(Imerio Massignan) (source: http://www.sportivamentemag.it/archives/5035)




Civiglio
2018:4,1 km@9,8%---13:00---average speed 18.92 km/h(Dan Martin)
                                ---13:06---average speed 18.78 km/h(Thibaut Pinot)
                                ---13:24---average speed 18.36 km/h(Vincenzo Nibali)
2017:4,1 km@9,8%---12:45---average speed 19.29 km/h(Nibali-Pinot)
2015:4,1 km@9,8%---13:13---average speed 18.61 km/h(Rosa-Pinot-D.Moreno-Valverde-Nibali-Chaves-Nieve)

Thursday, 11 October 2018

Thibaut Pinot flying again in Italy




Superga
2018:4,9 km@8,9%---13:48---average speed 21.30 km/h(Thibaut Pinot)
2017:4,9 km@8,9%---13:51---average speed 21.23 km/h(Rigoberto Uran)
2016:4,9 km@8,9%---14:00---average speed 21.00 km/h(Miguel Angel Lopez)
2015:4,9 km@8,9%---13:40---average speed 21.51 km/h(Diego Rosa)       
2015:4,9 km@8,9%---15:09---average speed 19.41 km/h(Vincenzo Nibali)

Monday, 1 October 2018

Innsbruck rainbows for the climbers




Igls
2018:7,8 km@5,7%---17:00---average speed 27.53 km/h(Michael Valgren) - Elite Men
2018:7,8 km@5,7%---19:12---average speed 24.37 km/h(Anna van der Breggen) - Elite Women
2018:7,8 km@5,7%---16:55---average speed 27.67 km/h(Hirschi-Lambrecht-Hanninen) - U23 Men
2018:7,8 km@5,7%---17:30---average speed 26.74 km/h(Evenepoel-Vacek) - Junior Men
2018:7,8 km@5,7%---20:30---average speed 22.83 km/h(Boilard-Malcotti-Stigger) - Junior Women
2018:7,8 km@5,7%---17:00---average speed 27.53 km/h(Thibaut Pinot) - Tour of the Alps



Gramartboden
2018:2,8 km@11,2%---9:50---average speed 17.08 km/h(Bardet-Valverde-Woods)


Monday, 17 September 2018

Simon Yates crowned after high-speed Andorra ministage




Alto de la Comella
2018:4,3 km@8,0%---11:00---average speed 23.45 km/h(Thomas De Gendt)
                                ---11:10---average speed 23.10 km/h(Mollema-Kwiatkowski-Nibali-Majka-Woods group)
                                ---11:35---average speed 22.27 km/h(Peloton)
2017:4,3 km@8,0%---11:00---average speed 23.45 km/h(Froome-Chaves)
                                ---11:06---average speed 23.24 km/h(Bardet-Aru)
2016:4,3 km@8,0%---12:27---average speed 20.72 km/h(40 riders peloton)
2015:4,3 km@8,0%---12:30---average speed 20.64 km/h(Pozzovivo-T. Dumoulin-Nieve-Meintjes-Torres-Rosa-L.L. Sanchez)
                                ---13:09---average speed 19.62 km/h(Aru-Quintana-Brambilla-Chaves-Majka)
                                ---13:17---average speed 19.42 km/h(Rodriguez-Valverde-D.Moreno)



Collada de Beixalis
2018:6,5 km@8,6%---20:35---average speed 18.95 km/h(Thomas De Gendt)
                                ---22:00---average speed 17.73 km/h(30 riders peloton)
2016:6,5 km@8,6%---21:58---average speed 17.75 km/h(30 riders peloton)
2015:6,5 km@8,6%---20:14---average speed 19.28 km/h(Fraile-Sicard-Oliveira-Atapuma-Coppel)
                                ---20:56---average speed 18.63 km/h(30 riders peloton)



Coll d'Ordino
2018:9,8 km@7,0%---27:00---average speed 21.78 km/h(30 riders peloton)
2015:9,8 km@7,0%---28:50---average speed 20.39 km/h(George Bennett)
                                ---30:54---average speed 19.03 km/h(Peloton)



Collada de Beixalis
2018:6,5 km@8,6%---18:55---average speed 20.62 km/h(Lopez-S.Yates-A.Yates-Carapaz-Quintana-Valverde-Kruijswijk-Mas-Uran-Pinot)-RECORD
2016:6,5 km@8,6%---21:58---average speed 17.75 km/h(30 riders peloton)
2015:6,5 km@8,6%---20:14---average speed 19.28 km/h(Fraile-Sicard-Oliveira-Atapuma-Coppel)
                                ---20:56---average speed 18.63 km/h(30 riders peloton)



Collada de la Gallina
2018:7,7 km@8,2%---21:44---average speed 21.26 km/h(Mas-Lopez)
                                ---22:03---average speed 20.95 km/h(Thibaut Pinot)
2013:7,7 km@8,2%---22:39---average speed 20.40 km/h(Vincenzo Nibali)
2012:7,7 km@8,2%---21:21---average speed 21.64 km/h(Valverde-Rodriguez-Contador)

Friday, 14 September 2018

The watts keep glowing La Vuelta




Coll de la Rabassa
2018:17,1 km@6,6%---41:23---average speed 24.79 km/h(Thibaut Pinot)-finish at 2033m
2017:13,3 km@6,9%---36:20---average speed 21.96 km/h(30 riders peloton)
2015:13,3 km@6,9%---39:26---average speed 20.24 km/h(Peloton)

Thursday, 13 September 2018

Frightening performance on Monte Oiz!




Monte Oiz
2018:7,3 km@9,9%---22:36---average speed 19.38 km/h(Mas-Valverde)
                                ---23:44---average speed 18.46 km/h(Michael Woods)

Sunday, 9 September 2018

New Top 100 Lagos de Covadonga: Pinot close to the best





1.  2005: 32:22 Gilberto Simoni 22.62 km/h
2.  2005: 32:27 Carlos Sastre 22.56 km/h
3.  2000: 32:29 Roberto Heras 22.53 km/h
4.  2005: 32:34 Denis Menchov 22.48 km/h
5.  2005: 32:34 Roberto Heras 22.48 km/h
6.  2016: 32:35 Nairo Quintana 22.47 km/h
7.  2018: 32:40 Thibaut Pinot 22.41 km/h
8.  2016: 33:00 Christopher Froome 22.18 km/h
9.  2005: 33:01 Miguel Angel Perdiguero 22.17 km/h
10. 2005: 33:01 Oscar Sevilla 22.17 km/h
11. 2016: 33:03 Alejandro Valverde 22.15 km/h
12. 2016: 33:03 Michele Scarponi 22.15 km/h
13. 2000: 33:04 Carlos Sastre 22.14 km/h
14. 2005: 33:06 Santos Gonzalez 22.11 km/h
15. 2018: 33:08 Miguel Angel Lopez 22.09 km/h
16. 2018: 33:10 Simon Yates 22.07 km/h
17. 2018: 33:12 Alejandro Valverde 22.05 km/h
18. 2018: 33:12 Steven Kruijswijk 22.05 km/h
19. 2018: 33:14 Enric Mas 22.03 km/h
20. 2018: 33:14 Nairo Quintana 22.03 km/h
21. 2007: 33:15 Leonardo Piepoli 22.02 km/h
22. 2007: 33:15 Denis Menchov 22.02 km/h
23. 2007: 33:15 Carlos Sastre 22.02 km/h
24. 2001: 33:21 Juan Miguel Mercado 21.95 km/h
25. 2005: 33:26 Francisco Mancebo 21.89 km/h
26. 2000: 33:27 Óscar Sevilla 21.88 km/h
27. 2000: 33:29 Santos Gonzalez 21.86 km/h
28. 2000: 33:31 Roberto Laiseka 21.84 km/h
29. 2005: 33:35 Eladio Jimenez 21.80 km/h
30. 2007: 33:37 Cadel Evans 21.77 km/h
31. 2016: 33:37 Esteban Chaves 21.77 km/h
32. 2016: 33:40 Alberto Contador 21.74 km/h
33. 2012: 33:41 Alejandro Valverde 21.73 km/h
34. 2012: 33:41 Joaquim Rodriguez 21.73 km/h
35. 2012: 33:41 Alberto Contador 21.73 km/h
36. 2000: 33:43 Raimundas Rumsas 21.71 km/h
37. 2000: 33:44 Angel Casero 21.70 km/h
38. 2000: 33:44 Igor González de Galdeano 21.70 km/h
39. 2000: 33:44 Pavel Tonkov 21.70 km/h
40. 2016: 33:44 Simon Yates 21.70 km/h
41. 2000: 33:48 Txema Del Olmo 21.66 km/h
42. 2005: 33:52 Samuel Sanchez 21.61 km/h
43. 2001: 33:54 Oscar Sevilla 21.59 km/h
44. 2012: 33:54 Nairo Quintana 21.59 km/h
45. 2016: 33:59 Samuel Sanchez 21.54 km/h
46. 2012: 34:04 Igor Anton 21.49 km/h
47. 2000: 34:05 Richard Virenque 21.48 km/h
48. 2014: 34:05 Alejandro Valverde 21.48 km/h
49. 2014: 34:05 Joaquim Rodriguez 21.48 km/h
50. 2018: 34:05 Rigoberto Uran 21.48 km/h
51. 2007: 34:06 Manuel Beltrán 21.47 km/h
52. 2007: 34:06 Oscar Pereiro Sio 21.47 km/h
53. 2016: 34:06 Jean-Christophe Peraud 21.47 km/h
54. 2016: 34:06 Andrew Talansky 21.47 km/h
55. 2016: 34:06 Leopold Konig 21.47 km/h
56. 2016: 34:06 Davide Formolo 21.47 km/h
57. 2016: 34:06 Sergio Pardilla 21.47 km/h
58. 2016: 34:09 Gianluca Brambilla 21.43 km/h
59. 2014: 34:10 Alberto Contador 21.42 km/h
60. 2010: 34:11 Ezequiel Mosquera 21.41 km/h
61. 2018: 34:13 Emanuel Buchmann 21.39 km/h
62. 2005: 34:16 Roberto Laiseka 21.36 km/h
63. 2012: 34:16 Tomasz Marczynski 21.36 km/h
64. 2012: 34:16 Robert Gesink 21.36 km/h
65. 2012: 34:16 Winner Anacona 21.36 km/h
66. 2012: 34:16 Andrew Talansky 21.36 km/h
67. 2012: 34:16 Bart De Clercq 21.36 km/h
68. 2012: 34:16 Przemyslaw Niemiec 21.36 km/h
69. 2012: 34:16 Daniel Moreno 21.36 km/h
70. 2012: 34:16 Christopher Froome 21.36 km/h
71. 2012: 34:16 Benat Intxausti 21.36 km/h
72. 2014: 34:17 Fabio Aru 21.35 km/h
73. 2014: 34:17 Christopher Froome 21.35 km/h
74. 2005: 34:18 Ruben Plaza 21.34 km/h
75. 2001: 34:19 Joseba Beloki 21.33 km/h
76. 2012: 34:20 Gorka Verdugo 21.32 km/h
77. 2010: 34:22 Vincenzo Nibali 21.30 km/h
78. 2010: 34:22 Peter Velits 21.30 km/h
79. 2010: 34:22 Joaquim Rodriguez 21.30 km/h
80. 2007: 34:23 Vladimir Efimkin 21.29 km/h
81. 2012: 34:24 Laurens Ten Dam 21.28 km/h
82. 2014: 34:28 Daniel Martin 21.24 km/h
83. 2018: 34:29 Ion Izagirre 21.23 km/h
84. 2007: 34:32 José Ángel Gómez Marchante 21.20 km/h
85. 2005: 34:36 Tom Danielson 21.16 km/h
86. 2016: 34:37 Ruben Fernandez 21.15 km/h
87. 2001: 34:38 Jose María Jimenez 21.14 km/h
88. 2005: 34:38 Oscar Pereiro 21.14 km/h
89. 2007: 34:38 Samuel Sánchez 21.14 km/h
90. 2007: 34:39 Igor Antón 21.13 km/h
91. 2005: 34:40 Carlos Garcia Quesada 21.12 km/h
92. 2010: 34:41 Tom Danielson 21.11 km/h
93. 2001: 34:42 José Luis Rubiera 21.10 km/h
94. 2001: 34:42 David Plaza 21.10 km/h
95. 2001: 34:42 Manuel Beltran 21.10 km/h
96. 2001: 34:42 Angel Casero 21.10 km/h
97. 2001: 34:42 Roberto Heras 21.10 km/h
98. 2001: 34:42 Fernando Escartin 21.10 km/h
99. 2001: 34:42 Aitor Osa 21.10 km/h
100.2001: 34:42 Roberto Laiseka 21.10 km/h

Important mention:
This "Top 100" contains only the ascents after the year 2000, when the Vuelta organizers choosed a new finish line, placed on another local road. The absolute record of speed on Lagos de Covadonga is owned by Pavel Tonkov, in 1997.