The wide open flat roads of Belgium are broken up by short, brutally steep bergs. The final of nine climbs on the course was the Kennelberg with sections of 28 percent gradient. Jurgen Roelandts (Lotto Soudal) actually managed to increase his gap on the six man group of chasers behind as he scaled the cobblestone wall past the cheering fans.
This is a small original watercolor and ink painting that is available through my artist website at www.greigleach.com. To purchase this particular painting for only $50 USD, just follow the direct link at the end of this post. And yes, international shipping is available.