Cycling Stories

Passionate about cycling or simply curious about the sport? Test your two-wheeled knowledge and discover stories which will reveal Wallonia from a different angle.

Eddy Merckx, Pino Cerami, Claudy Criquielion, Philippe Gilbert, Maxime Monfort... just a few sporting names suffice to evoke the international reputation of our cycling heritage. Numerous anecdotes and curious facts about them await you as you cycle across Wallonia.

Numerous Belgian races are world-famous, including classics such as Liège-Bastogne-Liège, the Flèche Wallonne and the Grand Prix de Wallonie, not to mention all the major events that pass through our neck of the woods, such as the Tour de France, which make regular visits to excite the many thousands of cycling fans who flock to Wallonia and line the course. Discover the untold, behind-the-scenes stories of some of the great cycling classics.