The pitches of Monte Zoncolan are so steep, and the road so narrow, that mechanics must take to the backs of motos to carry spare bikes for the riders.
Will the legendary ramps up Monte Zoncolan, the hardest climb in Europe, decide the 2018 Giro d’Italia?
The Giro Rosa will race up the Zoncolon. Tour of Utah names a strong initial line-up of teams. USPro Crit and Road are combined.
Velo's senior writer Matthew Beaudin finds himself climbing the Zoncolan with a very hard deadline looming, as the race approaches