The Flemish spring classics have flown by and the names of the winners have been added to the history books. Real cycling fans can not wait till Omloop Het Nieuwsblad 2017, but not before taking a look back to six beautiful spring classics organised by Flanders Classics in a fun quiz.
Ask a foreigner what they associate with Flanders and they will probably say two things: an iconic cycling culture and a fabulous cuisine. That those two can be a perfect match, proves Reinout Reniere, a promising chef from restaurant Zeno in Bruges and a keen cyclist.
The heavy showers right after the riders had passed the finishline in Wevelgem was much telling. What should have been a beautiful day, ended dramaticaly after the passing away of rider Antoine Demoitié. The whole cycling family is mourning.
Gent-Wevelgem In Flanders Fields to take place as planned with the utmost respect for the victims of blind violence
The Organisers of Gent-Wevelgem are deeply shocked and saddened by the events of last Tuesday. First and foremost, their thoughts are with the victims and their families.