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Paris-Roubaix

Postby Birdseye » Sun Feb 21, 2010 2:21 pm

Heading to see the Paris-Roubaix this yeah. Has anyone been to see it, and of those who have, where is the best place to witness this great race from?

I am thinking of the veledrome in Roubaix but dont know if there is a better spot


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Re: Paris-Roubaix

Postby lukas » Sun Feb 21, 2010 7:14 pm

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Re: Paris-Roubaix

Postby rustychisel » Tue Feb 23, 2010 9:47 am

Yeah, coming out of the Foret de Arenberg.
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Re: Paris-Roubaix

Postby Uncle Just » Tue Feb 23, 2010 5:04 pm

If you like to be with one eyed drunk Belgians the section of pave known as Carrefour de l'Arbre / Pavé de Luchin sector has often proved decisive. It is 15 kms from the finish. Its 2.1 km are rated at the hardest level of difficulty, five stars. But for mine I would study the course and be at a place where you watch the race go by then retire to a warm bar and see out the race with some liquid refreshments. :wink:
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Re: Paris-Roubaix

Postby Birdseye » Tue Feb 23, 2010 9:59 pm

Uncle Just, that sounds incredibly tempting!!!
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