About the climb
Pennys has been used once in the Santos Tour Down Under, and offers an interesting challenge as you make your way to the top of the hill. You'll hover at grades of around 11% at the foot of the climb, before easing into a longer mid-section around 6.5%, followed by a short burst averaging over 10% for 300 metres.
|Previous Q/KOM||Yes (1)|
|Distance/Grade||3.15km @ 6.98%|
|Start||Pennys Hill Road|
|Finish||Crest, Pennys Hill Road|
|Feed Zone||McLaren Vale (8km before climb)|
|Traffic||Low, no bike lane.|
Read our quick guide to help understand this route.