All my posts that mention or include Philippe Gilbert in some way.
Despite being Belgian, Gilbert started his career at French team FDJ in 2003. In 2005 he won enough French races to win the Coupe de France series. The following year he won his first Classic – Omloop het Nieuwsblad. 2008 saw him podium Milan San Remo for the first time, win Omloop again and win Le Samyn.
Sunday’s Tour of Flanders or De Ronde for short is the highlight of the Flemish Spring Classics season. All of the races in the area… Read More »Tour of Flanders 2019 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile
La Fleche Wallonne is the first of the Ardennes Classics, tying in with Liege Bastogne Liege taking place at the weekend. The race is filled… Read More »La Fleche Wallonne 2018 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile
Liege Bastogne Liege Profile Liege Bastogne Liege is the finale of the Spring Classics and is somewhat similar to the previous classic at Fleche Wallonne… Read More »Liege Bastogne Liege 2015 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile
La Fleche Wallonne is one of the key Ardennes Classics taking place in Belgium each year. The finale takes place on a circuit with two… Read More »La Fleche Wallonne 2015 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile