The news was already in the air for quite some time, but is now officially confirmed by the International Cycling Union (UCI): from 2017 on Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and Dwars Door Vlaanderen will be included in the WorldTour calendar.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) had some great news today for Flanders Classics and all people involved in the organisation of Dwars Door Vlaanderen. From next season on this beautiful race with start in Roeselare and arrival in Waregem will be on a list of prestigious World Tour classics.
67 riders at the start.
“Lange tijdrit tegen de wind in”
“Al tweede keer snelste van peloton”
- 1 Jens Debusschere
- 2 Bryan Coquard
- 3 Edward Theuns
Victories per countryGo to Hall of Fame
- 1 54 victories
- 2 11 victories
- 3 2 victories