Edition 61 of E3 Harelbeke will take place on Friday, the 23rd of March 2018. The race is on the racing calendar as of 1958 and retired Flemish hero Tom Boonen is record holder with five victories. Opened by the first, E3 Harelbeke, Gent-Wevelgem and the Tour of Flanders are a Flemish trinity. These three classics are held within a ten days period. (Slideshow route/profile)
The Belgians did a clean sweep in 2017. Greg Van Avermaet finished first, while Philippe Gilbert and Oliver Naesen rounded out the podium.
E3 Harelbeke 2018: Height profiles, and more
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