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A Local Perspective on the Northern Classics

  
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My friend Patrick Verhoest, whose hometown of Torhout is on the Ronde Van Vlaanderen course, has been sending me his pictures from his local races, and they're so nice, I just had to share them with you all. 

Like all good Flandrians, Patrick is a huge Tommeke fan, so I decided to open with the above shot, taken at the start of the E3 Prijs.

These next photos are from Dwars door Vlaanderen;

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And more from the E3:

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These are from the Ronde Van Vlaanderen:

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The Koppenberg:


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And Finally, Paris-Roubaix:

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Baby Cancellara:

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All photos by Patrick Verhoest.  Used by permission.

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