Lachlan Morton tackles Mont Ventoux on Alt Tour de France

Lachlan Morton (EF Education-Nippo)
Lachlan Morton (EF Education-Nippo) (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

As the Tour de France peloton takes on their second Alpine test of the race on Sunday's stage 9 in, Lachlan Morton, nearing the halfway point of his Alt Tour, will be tackling a different mountain altogether.

The Australian, who like the peloton is nine days into his effort, is set to pass the halfway mark of his 5,510-kilometre ride and will climb Mont Ventoux twice as he takes on stage 11 of the real Tour.

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