In recent years the professional cycling season has expanded to include an array of sunny early season races in Australia, Qatar, and Oman. However, the traditional European season has always begun in Belgium, the true mecca of cycling. With the start of the NYC racing season looming on the horizon in just week, we were treated to conditions more appropriate toΒ Omloop Het NieuwsbladΒ - temperatures in the 30's, snow on the ground and rain.

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