On Wednesday the 11th of April 2018, edition 58 of the Brabantse Pijl is held – Brabant Arrow in English. The race is played out in the Belgium provinces Flemish Brabant and Walloon Brabant, situated to the southeast of Brussels. Dating back to 1961, the race takes in a dizzying amount of climbs. In recent years the fixed date shifted to the Wednesday before Amstel Gold Race, making the Brabantse Pijl the first of the hilly classics on the cycling calendar. (Slideshow route/profile)
Sonny Colbrelli is title holder. In 2017, the Italian outgunned Petr Vakoc and Tiesj Benoot in a sprint of a select group.
Brabantse Pijl 2018: Route maps, height profiles, and more
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