The excitement level is rising – there are only a few hours until the starting signal sounds for the Paris-Roubaix one-day classic race. Probably no other competition stands more for the severity and rigors of competitive cycling than the “Queen of the Classics”. As a reminder: ABUS will be participating for the first time as an official partner!
This Sunday at exactly 10:50 a.m., the peloton will take off for a total of 257.5 km – a real ordeal: the cyclists will have to cope with 52.8 km of cobblestones on the way from Compiegne to the legendary Roubaix velodrome.
If you would like to cheer on your favourites, you shouldtune into Eurosport! The TV channel will broadcast the race live and show the cyclists’ struggle first-hand on the demanding stretches.
But ABUS will also provide an intermediate status from the route – you can access impressions of the racing day via our Facebook account www.facebook.com/abuscycling.
Our helmet partner will be competing in the race – with a little luck, a surprise is possible.
By way of background, the Paris-Roubaix race is one of the most famous, if not the most famous one-day race on the global cycling calendar. Over the next two years, ABUS will be one of the official sponsors and partners of the most important spring classic on the international cycling circuit. The prestigious race with his legendary cobblestone stretches is marked by passion and emotion.
The race Paris – Roubaix is probably the most famous international one-day cycling race. ABUS, the specialist for mobile security, will be involved the next two years as an official sponsor and partner.