Omar Di Felice reached "Epic Climbs"

Omar Di Felice reached "Epic Climbs"

07/10/2016 - Competitions and teams

After a 1400 km and 30.000 meters of ascent ride, Omar Di Felice reached his goal to end the adventure, started 5 days before from the base of the Col du Tourmalet, on the top of the Stelvio Pass.

He climbed all the most famous Pyrenees mountains between French, Spain and Andorra, reaching the Mont Ventoux after have crossed French country. Then he passed through French Alps and Swiss climbs to end his effort on the top of the Stelvio Pass (2758 m).

However, during the ride, Omar had a health problem (a perineal infection) but, after a 24 hours stop he decided to go over climbing only "en danseuse" (outside the saddle because it wasn't be possible for him to stay on it) all the climbs remained.

The adventure was directly followed and supported by the official Mavic Service Course neutral assistance. On the top of the Stelvio, Omar received an official present by the major of the city of Bormio.