The 76th edition of the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad takes place on Saturday 27 Fabruary. The race marks the opening of the Belgian cycling calendar and features a lot of climbs from the Tour of Flanders. The Wall of Geraardsbergen/Bosberg combo marked the finale of the last three editions. At approximately 200 kilometres, the Omloop is the first race in the Flemish Opening Weekend – the other one being Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne. (Slideshow route/profile)
Take a look at the start list of the 2021 edition of Omloop Het Nieuwsblad.
Jasper Stuyven is title holder. The homerider won last year’s race ahead of Yves Lampaert and Søren Kragh Andersen.
Another interesting read: records and winners in Omloop Het Nieuwsblad.
Omloop Het Nieuwsblad 2021: profiles, social media
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Muur van Geraardsbergen interactive
streetview Muur van Geraardsbergen
Muur van Geraardsbergen at Strava