'Monster' Col de la Loze climb back for 2023 Tour de France, according to reports

French newspapers say Alpine climb will be back for next year's Tour

Col de la Loze Tour de France
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The "brutal" "monster" Col de la Loze will return for the 2023 Tour de France, according to reports in the French press.

The mountain pass in the French Alps is one of the hardest and highest places ever tackled in the French Grand Tour, and has only ever featured once before, in 2020. It includes a road that was previously used by a mechanical ski lift.

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