Paris Roubaix 2021: (France) - the "Hell of the North" or in french l'Enfer du Nord is
traditionally one week after the Tour of Flanders. From its beginning in 1896 until 1967 it
started in Paris and ended in Roubaix (hence the name); since 1968 the start city has been
Compiegne (about 60 kilometres, 37 miles) north-east from Paris whilst the finish is still in
Roubaix. Famous for rough terrain and cobblestones, it is one of the 'Monuments' or Classics
of the European calendar, and contributes points towards the UCI World Ranking.
Sportives The Spring Classics sportives where you can take the opportunity
to ride the course of one of classics. Gent Wevelgem, E3 Harelbeke sportive
(Johan Museeuw Classic), Tour of Flanders, Paris Roubaix, or
Liege Bastogne Liege.
Cycling Randonnees Randonnee events can either be "Permanent" or "Non
Permanent" rides. Permanent rides are normally over a number of days and you
can choose when you want to undertake them. Predominately, thsy are point to
point rides, traversing the mountain ranges of Europe.
The UCI, the International Cycling Union, has assigned the 2021 World Road
Championships to Flanders. Exactly 100 years after the very first World
Championships the event is ‘coming home’ to Flanders, the heartland of cycling.
It will be Flanders’ seventh time as host for the World Championships.
Gent 6 2019
The Gent Six has been the adopted track event for the British fans since the closure of our
very own Skol Six in the 80's.
It doesn't get any better than the Gent Six. The racing around it's 166.66 meters track with
the steep bankings, atmosphere, fans, music, and history - all of these elements.
Baxter's has been organising cycling trips to European cycling events for more than 20 years.
We have gained a wealth of knowledge in operating these special type of cycling holidays.
We have a complete program for 2020 / 2021 including Tour de France, E3 Harelbeke & Gent
Wevelgem, Tour of Flanders, Paris Roubaix, Liege Bastogne Liege, Raid Pyrenean, Raid Alpine,
Tower to Tower, Paris Nice, Training Weekends, Gent 6.
Baxter's Cycling Trips
21 Manor Gardens,
Pool in Wharfedale,
Tel: 44 (0)113 284 38 38
Mobile: 44 (0)777 16 62 123
2020 / 2021 Cycling Holidays
with Baxter's Cycling Trips
Flemish Weekend 2021: (E3 Harelbeke & Gent Wevelgem) (Belgium)
On this fantastic Flemish weekend you will see the E3 Harelbeke which has developed into a
highly prestigious and desirable event, you have the opportunity to ride the Gent Wevelgem
sportive and the E3 Harelbeke sportive (Johan Museeuw Classic) or watch the
Tour of Flanders 2021: (Belgium) - This is your chance to ride the Tour of Flanders
2021 route in the Flanders cyclo. (Ronde van Vlaanderen cyclo) the day before the
professionals ride it. 16,000 cycling enthusiasts rode the Tour of Flanders route last year.
(Ronde van Vlaanderen Cyclo) which includes the famous cobbled climbs. In 2012, the Tour
of Flanders changed its route finishing in Oudenaarde, instead of Meerbeke, and the race
passed over the climbs of Oude Kwaremont three times, which makes for excellent viewing
of the race as it unfolds.
Tour de France 2020
The 107th edition of the Tour de France will cover 3,470km over 21 stages, Five mountain ranges of France will be visited, Alps, Massif central, Pyrenees, Jura & Vosges and will feature 29 categorised climbs.
This years route will feature 8 mountain stages with 4 summit finishes, 9 flat stages, 3 hilly stages, and 1 individual time trial on the penultimate day and 2 rest days before the riders finish as usual on the cobblestones of the Champs Elysees.
Amstel Gold 2021: (Holand) - The 56th edition of the Amstel Gold Race takes
place on Sunday 18th April and Sportive on Saturday 17th April.
The Amstel Gold Race is the only Dutch World Tour Classics.
This is your chance to ride the Amstel Gold 2021, The sportive will be held on
Saturday 17th April. The sportive sells out in hours every year but we offer
guaranteed entries. You have the opportunity to choose one of the six distances
65km, 100km, 125km, 150km, 200km & 240km.
Liege Bastogne Liege 2021: (Belgium) - It is well and truly the oldest of cycling's
classics professional race. This is your chance to witness one of the oldest and truest cycling
Nicknamed the "Doyenne" of the classics as it is the oldest race which still currently takes
place, Liege Bastogne Liege really is an exciting event.