Top riders in the Longines Spring Classic of Flanders.
68 riders from 14 countries will participate to the Longines Spring Classic of Flanders, among them of course the Belgian team with Pieter Devos, Nicola Philippaerts, Jos Verlooy and the highest placed Belgian on the Longines World Ranking Gregory Wathelet. The promotion of Lummen to the first division of the FEI Furusiyya Nations Cup means that the best European riders will start this weekend in Lummen.
France sends a strong team with Pénélope Leprévost and Kevin Staut. From Great Britain we welcome the winners of the two Grand Prix’s of the Spring Tour Joe Clee and William Funnell.
From Ireland Dermott Lennon and Billy Twomey but also the young super talented Bertram Allen.
Henrik Von Eckermann, in February winner of the Masters in Hong Kong, Rolf-Göran Bengtsson last Saturday second in the Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix in Antwerp will be defending the Swedish colours.