in tough times, even for the price. Ensure that you are not going to forget how to clean the world of cycling can be, it brings to the newspaper, a small tribute to each and every match this spring, is not driven. Just as a heart under the belt. And you just have to remember what you have today in the fog.

small and Round as the e-3, Ibm Classic, in the Director are sometimes referred to as. A week before the Most Beautiful to fight with the riders already on the slopes, and because in the Flemish Ardennes. But when the game is dishonor on. The e-3, (1958), named for the highway between Harelbeke and Antwerp, and it is more than just a warm-up. Check out the youngest of the winners, but Zdenek Stybar, Niki Terpstra, Greg Van Avermaet, Michal Kwiatkowski, Geraint Thomas, Peter Sagan, Fabian Cancellara and Tom Boonen, with five of the wins record. One piece at the top. It was so good to be a new star is added.

However, the E3 Harelbeke, we show that, for convenience, continue to call it that, is to be known in order to himself once again to find out. The kalenderwijziging was all of a sudden, to be organized on a Friday, so on Sunday’s Gent-Wevelgem, could be achieved. If you thought that this was a step back for the race, was disappointed. It was actually the label of a World Tour, and the highlights kept coming. With pleasure, in fact.

as for The I3, it was more than just a race. You should be an organizer, Jacques Coussens and co. the Flemish entrepreneurial spirit, not to teach. Even today, they are all over the place, with over 5,000 vip’s to receive, in a tent, but even in michelin-starred restaurants. About sixty buses are to leave each and every time with a pack of guests to the course. Full of animation. Call it impossible, and Coussens, it has already been done. Dinner at a height of 100 m? Check out! Champagne will be served out of the air by a schaarsgeklede the waitress? Check out! Price and Games, it is each and every year to countries around the world. To the extent, in fact, that the Local team has been asked to be the vipgebeuren of Paris-Roubaix to be organized. But it was the local authorities were drawn up, and they plummeted to the plan.

But make no mistake about it: it might all be a lot of fun, but also the safety is also very important. After you have the pads from last year, the organization is now in Safety, the Totems will introduce the 2.4-meter-high, bright, and geluidmakende synthetic pillow is that signals should be replaced with the dangerous roundabouts, and a vluchtheuvels. A much needed innovation that will no doubt later on in other races it will encounter.

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not to say the e-3 has a reputation. And to make its voice heard. Each and every year and is looking forward to a poster of the event. Every time brilliant, and is a little bit controversial at the time. Last year it took the UCI’s even in there, but that could not spoil the fun. For this year’s edition, they went with their gram at the football Champions . That’s a real winner, if He is Of the Team, his training bike ride stopped in order to dress up as Carmen Waterslaeghers, just goes to show how much the riders keep track of the e-3. On and off the bike. A pity that the corona of this year caused it, but to be sure, but be sure of this: in 2021 to be a lot of fun.

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