On Sunday April 6th, the 98th edition of the Tour of Flanders will be held. ‘Flanders’ finest’ travels from Bruges to Oudenaarde with riders enduring narrow roads, cobblestones and steep cobbled climbs along the way. (Slideshow route/profile)
Flanders is the second Monument on the cycling calender and is a race for the strong men with Tom Boonen and Fabian Cancellara’s rivalry creating added intrigue in recent years. Belgian teams and riders arrive at the start line with extra motivation and the added pressure from their sponsors and fans to deliver a top result.
Tour of Flanders 2014: Images and more!
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