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Leon all Borders – Stage 9

-- Saturday, September 20th, 2014 -- Just 1 month after Vegarada, I decide stage 9 will be the last Leon all Borders one for this year. A circular stage from Ambasmestas with passes as El Portelo, O Cebreiro and Alto do Couto; and many places never visited. Day doesn't start as expected. In Cacabelos, I discover the...
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Leon all Borders – Stage 7

-- Monday, August 18th, 2014 -- During the conception of this stage 7, the purpose was to include the border passes of Puerto de Leitariegos and Puerto de Cerredo. They are very close and Puerto de Rañadoiro could have been the perfect link. However, now that the Rañadoiro road is closed, I didn't like the idea...
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Leon all Borders – Stage 5

-- Sunday, August 10th, 2014 -- Yesterday was great: Angliru climb and Vegarada visit. But today I'll share landscapes, slopes and efforts in company of Alfredo and Javi. Best way to conclude an awesome cycling weekend :) I wake up at 7:00 AM and pack my stuff. When I leave the hotel room, I find a plastic...
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Leon all Borders – Stage 4

-- Saturday, August 9th, 2014 -- Around 5:00 PM, I drive to Rioaller village. I don't feel tired from morning route. The goal will be to inspect (by walk) the first 4 kms of Puerto de Vegarada. The toughest ones. When I reach Foces del Río Aller, a short but very narrow gorge, I park several minutes...
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