The 18th stage of the 104th edition of the Tour de France will be all yours in the heart of the most majestic and enigmatic sporting setting ever! This will certainly inspire the natural attackers. From Barcelonnette to the Col de Vars, minds and thighs alike will be fired up. But above all, the last 10 kilometres before Izoard are above 9% of average gradient. And the ascent of the Casse Déserte will add to the intensity of the percentages.