The Three Days of De Panne (or KBC-Driedaagse De Panne-Koksijde) starts tomorrow, Tuesday, and runs through Thursday, April 2. There are four stages over the three days, with two stages, including an individual time trial, on the final day.
We will list sources of live coverage at race time tomorrow.
American George Hincapie has decided to change his approach to the upcoming classics, the Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix. (Getting excited, people?) The winner of De Panne in 2004, Hincapie will skip the race this year and will instead train in Spain. Riders expected on the start line include defending champion Posthuma, Brown, Furlan, Gilbert, Hoste, Vaitkus, Boonen, Devolder, Pozzato, Cavendish, Eisel, Wiggins, Cozza, Frischkorn, Bennati, Chicci, Hunter, Cooke.
Start List (provisional, .pdf)
Stage 1 start time Tuesday: 11:55 CET (5:55am U.S. Eastern)
- sources of live coverage to come as available -