Fit Travel: Top 5 Places to Bike from Pro Cyclists
There’s nothing better than a cycling vacation to get your chops into gear this spring. We asked the pros for their favorite places to pedal. Now get on the road.
Pro cyclist says: “I just moved here, about 30 miles from Venice, to learn Italian,” says 22-year-old German-born Michel Koch, one of the team's youngest riders. “You've got your choice of tall and short mountains, which are perfect for climbing, and on the other side, you have the ocean, which is flat and beautiful.” Koch’s training sessions last up to four hours, but of course, there's always time for a cappuccino break: “There are so many amazing coffee shops, I haven't been tried them all, but I plan to!”
Your Ride is Here: Stretch your post-flight legs with this easy, charming 26-mile ride, complete with a max elevation gain of 869 feet.