The worlds greatest 1 day cycling race and considered one of the 5 Monuments of cycling.
A 259km haul from Compiegne, 60km nth of Paris to an old velodrome in Roubaix, taking riders arund 6 1/2 hrs. Also known as the "hell of the north" and "the queen of the classics" this race is infamous for its rough terrain and cobblestones (25-30 cobblestone sectors).
If you love cycling and have never seen this event, stay up on sunday night and enjoy one of the greatest sporting events in the world
A bottle of red, some cheese, prosciutto and french bread? See you there.