Belgium Directory

Listed below are all the links mentioned in the Belgium Racing Guide, and many more. By no means is this an exhausted list, so we’ll be adding more great resources over time. If you feel like your link would be right at home amongst the others listed here contact us!

General Information on Belgium

Belgian Foreign Affairs (Belgian Embassies Abroad, and Foreign Embassies in Belgium)
Belgium.be

Bike Racing in Belgium

FCWB (Wallonia and Brussels Cycling Federation)
KBWB (Belgian Cycling Union)
Wielerbond Vlaanderen
(Flemish Cycling Federation)
Belgian Cycling Selection (All federations including races for non-affiliated riders) Road/Cyclocross

Bike Shops in Belgium

Van Eyck Sport (Aalst, Geel, Dadizele)
Fashion For Cycling (Aalter, Geraardsbergen)
Plum Gent
Godeau (Rhode-Saint-Genèse – South of Brussels)
Sportivo (Bavikhove)
Flanders Fietsen (Oudenaarde)
Fietsen Lindor (Oudenaarde)
Fietsen Peter (Oudenaarde)
Jowan Bikes (Kluisbergen)

Online Bike Shops (can’t find what you’re looking for in a shop, try one of these webshops)

Bike2Build
ChainReactionCycles.com
Total Cycling
Wiggle

Racing Blogs

GreggGermer.com – Tales From the Road (Archived Racing Diaries)
CraigRichey.ca
Daniel Patten – Making My Way!
Dr.Funk’s Belgian Cyclocross Experience
Emma Trott – War and Peace
GabbyDay.com
Wielercafe

Racing Trips in Belgium

Vertex Cycling (Full Service European and Belgian Racing Trips)
Wielercafe (Organized UCI Stage Race Trips for Juniors)
Immersion Cycling (Masters Racing Trips in Belgium)

Major UCI Races in Belgium (and Nearby)

Flanders Classics (Het Nieuwsblad, Dwars door Vlaanderen, Gent-Wevelgem, RVV, Scheldeprijs, Brabantse Pijl)
ASO (Paris-Roubaix, La Fleche Wallonne, Liege-Bastogne-Liege)
Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne
De Vlaamse Pijl
Nokere-Koerse
E3 Harelbeke
Driedaagse DePanne-Koksijde
Amstel Gold
Tour of Belgium
Eneco Tour

Coaches, Trainers, Sport Doctors

Doctor Dag van Elslande (Waregem)
Doctor Piet Daneels
(Oudenaarde)
Osteopath/Chiropractor Stefaan Meersseman (Waregem)
Personal Trainer Didi Yordanova (Antwerpen)

Web Resources

WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency)
Dopinglijn (Belgian Doping Control)

Transportation

De Lijn (Flemish Bus and Tram Network)
STIB (Bus, Tram, and Metro Network in Brussels)
TEC (Wallonie Public Transport Network)
B-Rail (Belgian Rail Network)
Brussels Zaventem Airport
Charleroi Airport (Note: Despite it’s name ‘Brussels South Charleroi Airport’ it is NOT located in or near to Brussels)
Momondo (Cheap Flights & Flight Comparison)

Communications

Skype (Keep in touch with back home)
Base
(Belgian Mobile/Internet Service)
LycaMobile (International Mobile Service)
Mobile Vikings
(Belgian Mobile Internet Service)
Mobistar
(Belgian Mobile/Internet Service)
Ortel
(International Mobile Service)
Proximus (Belgian Mobile Service)

Food Shopping

Carrefour/GB
Delhaize
Lidl
Aldi
Match/Smatch
Colruyt
Weekly Market Days (Select “Wekelijkse Markten” and select the day of the week)

Weather and News

Flanders News (Flemish News site in English)
Flanders Today (English Online Newspaper)
Het Nieuwsblad (Flemish Newspaper)
Het Nieuwsblad: Weer (Weather Forecast)
KMI/RMI (National Weather Website)
Le Soir (French Newspaper)
Le Soir: Meteo (Weather Forecast)
The Bulletin
(English News and Culture Magazine)
Sporza (Flemish Sport News)

Medical

Belgian Hospital Directory
Medical Doctors Directory
Doctors On Call
Pharmacy Directory
Pharmacist On Call

Free Time

CRVV (Tour of Flanders Museum in Oudenaarde)
Festivals (Gentse Feesten, Beer Festivals, Zomer van Antwerpen, Music Festivals)
Movie Theaters

Resto.be (Restaurant Search in Belgium)
Wielermuseum (Roeselare)

Travel in Belgium

Use-It (Tourist Info for Young People)
Trabel
(Belgium Travel Network)
Belgian Tourist Office
(Brussels and Wallonia)
Visit Belgium

Belgian Cities

Antwerpen
Brugge
Brussels
Gent
Hasselt
Ieper
Kortrijk

Leuven

Liege

Mons
Namur
Oostende
Oudenaarde
Spa

European Travel

Sandemans New Europe (Free Walking Tours)
Eurostar

TGV
Eurail
Thalys
London
Paris

Lille

Cologne

Berlin
Amsterdam
Luxembourg