Edition 85 of La Flèche Wallonne – The Walloon Arrow in English – is held on Wednesday 21 April. Dating back to 1936, the steep hills of the Ardennes are emblematic of the race. The finish lies at the Wall of Huy, a 1.3 kilometres climb at 9.6%, while the route is 192 kilometres long. (Slideshow route/profile)
Marc Hirschi returns to defend his title. The young Swiss outgunned Benoît Cosnefroy and Michael Woods on the line last year.
Another interesting read: winners and records of La Flèche Wallonne.
La Flèche Wallonne 2021: route, profiles, more
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