The former "poor cousin" of the Tour of Flanders has gained new status in recent years with its move from a mid-week race slot to its own Sunday, and has become a better race where the real kings of the cobbles show up to do serious battle. We've scoured the Cor Vos archive to present this collection of the best Wevelgem photos from the 70s, 80s and 90s.
Oct 12, 2020 - A full weekend with the Giro, Gent-Wevelgem and Paris-Tours, results and videos. No 2020 Roubaix-TOP STORY. Van Aert and Van der Poel talk Roubaix. Wellens to Flanders and Vuelta, Bernal finishes season, two more years for Soupe, Lefevere on Almeida, Riis unsure, Lotto Soudal ladies and Bakelants ends his season.
Ex-World champion, Mads Pedersen out-sprinted an elite group at the end of Gent-Wevelgem. Top favourites, Wout van Aert and Mathieu van der Poel, were watching each other and missed the final move. Action packed Flemish racing at its best.
Oct 08, 2020 - More Giro d'Italia news and video, plus the Brabantse Pijl. Giro to change route due to snow - TOP STORY. Riders for Gent-Wevelgem and Paris-Tours. Boasson Hagen to returning to INEOS Grenadiers. Contract extensions with AG2R-La Mondiale and Rally Cycling signs Magnus Sheffield. Big Giro cappuccino time.
Do you remember Kuurne and the Het Nieuwsblad back before Covid-19 stopped the 2020 season? Normally they would be the foreplay to the main act of Wevelgem, Flanders and Roubaix, but... Ed Hood takes us from Gent (Iepre/Ypres) over the cobbles and the bergs to Wevelgem before Sunday's race.
Nov 11, 2019 - Mathieu van der Poel takes his third Euro cross title - Report and video. Sky's Dr. Freeman in court - Top Story. Loads of cycling news: New route for Gent-Wevelgem and Algarve, TDU, Tour of Saudi Arabia, Jumbo-Visma sponsor, Bernaudeau against UCI points, Froome operation, Van Aert on cross reforms, rider and team news, plus Keisse and Cavendish '6 Days' of Gent.