Edition 83 of La Flèche Wallonne – The Walloon Arrow in English – is held on Wednesday, the 24th of April 2019. The race dates back to 1936 and is characterized by steep Ardennes hills. As of 1983 the finish is at the top of the Wall of Huy, a 1.3 kilometre climb with a steepest sections at 17%. (Slideshow route/profile)
Julian Alaphilippe is title holder. Last edition, the Frenchman outgunned five time champion Alejandro Valverde and Jelle Vanendert.
Take a look at the recent winners of La Flèche Wallonne.
La Flèche Wallonne 2019: Height profiles, and more
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