The heavy showers right after the riders had passed the finishline in Wevelgem was much telling. What should have been a beautiful day, ended dramaticaly after the passing away of rider Antoine Demoitié. The whole cycling family is mourning.
Gent-Wevelgem In Flanders Fields to take place as planned with the utmost respect for the victims of blind violence
The Organisers of Gent-Wevelgem are deeply shocked and saddened by the events of last Tuesday.
First and foremost, their thoughts are with the victims and their families.
No fewer than 7 Gent-Wevelgem races are taking place on Easter Sunday.
Gent-Wevelgem congratulates Peter Sagan for his World Championship title and is very proud!
Gent-Wevelgems first edition took place in 1934, from 2012 we have a Gent-Wevelgem for Women and since 2011 every amateur cyclist can ride his own Gent-Wevelgem in a cyclo-tour that is part of the Proximus Cycling Challenge.
From 2016 onwards, Gent-Wevelgem will be even bigger! On Easter Sunday 27 March 2016, no less than 7 editions of Gent-Wevelgem will be held.
- 1 Peter Sagan
- 2 Sep Vanmarcke
- 3 Viacheslav Kuznetsov
Victories per countryGo to Hall of fame
- 1 48 victories
- 2 7 victories
- 3 5 victories