Days before the “Hell of the North,” riders head out on the cobbled paths to practice riding across the brutal, bone-rattling pavé.
Phil Gaimon is physically unsuited for the stones of Paris-Roubaix, but he is taking Cannondale's call-up to the Hell of the North in
Roubaix favors the dark-horse pick — here are five men who could surprise and why they've got a shot at winning the cobblestone trophy.
We haven't seen a wet Paris-Roubaix since 2002, which has the peloton wondering how things will shake out if it's muddy on Sunday.
The 24-year-old became the first Frenchman to win a major classic last month at Milano-Sanremo.
After a string of strong races — including Gent-Wevelgem and Tour of Flanders — Taylor Phinney gets the nod to race Roubaix for BMC
The 36-year-old Ukrainian will join the Trek – Segafredo team staff and will eventually work as a sport director.
The cobblestone classics climax with Paris-Roubaix's hellish run from Compiègne to Roubaix. Can Peter Sagan pull off the double?
Mark Cavendish eager to tackle Paris-Roubaix, despite being a relative novice on the pave, aims to help teammate Edvald Boasson Hagen.
Several riders crashed in the Tour of Flanders, including classics legend Tom Boonen — who is a go for Paris-Roubaix.