Experience Gent-Wevelgem in the centre of Ypres

Experience Gent-Wevelgem in the centre of Ypres

Road  15/03/2023

The Grote Markt in Ypres is once again the place to be on Sunday 26 March. After we have presented all the professional teams one by one on the starting podium, the starting signal will be given under the Menin Gate for a new edition of Gent-Wevelgem in Flanders Fields. Ypres will remain under the spell of the race all day long because, in addition to the professional races, competitors in five youth categories will also be giving their best in and around the City of Peace.  

This is the program for your day of racing in Ypres:

7:30: Men U19 team presentation at Grote Markt
8:15: Men U23 team presentation at Grote Markt
8:40: Start of the GP Andre Noyelle Men U19 at Menin Gate
9:00: Men Elite team presentation on the Grote Markt with Linde Merckpoel, Max Vryens and DJ ProudMich 
10:00: Start of Kattekoers Ieper Men U23 at Menin Gate
10:00: Start of the Women U17 - local circuit in Boezinge (sub-municipality of Ypres)
10:50: Start of the Men Elite
11:45: Start of the Women U19 - local circuit in Boezinge (sub-municipality of Ypres)
12:00: Finish Men U19
12:10: Women Elite team presentation on the Grote Markt with Linde Merckpoel, Max Vryens and DJ ProudMich 
13:50: Start of the Women Elite 
14:26: Finish Men U23
14:30: Start of the Men U17 - local circuit in Boezinge (sub-municipality of Ypres)
16:14: Men Elite passage on the Grote Markt & race on big screens
17:26: Women Elite passage on the Grote Markt & race on big screens 

Oliver Mätik wins the GP André Noyelle
Read more | Oliver Mätik wins the GP André Noyelle
Amelia Cebak sprints to victory in the Women's U19 category
Read more | Amelia Cebak sprints to victory in the Women's U19 category
Emil Siegers wins the Katjeskoers
Read more | Emil Siegers wins the Katjeskoers
Discover the programme for the very first Gent-Wevelgem Youth Day
Read more | Discover the programme for the very first Gent-Wevelgem Youth Day