De Panne has announced this year's course. Stage 1 will again feature De Muur, it will be climbed twice. The last time 16 kms before the finish.
And Gent-Wevelgem is back to 250 kilometers with a course over Catsberg, Kokereelberg, Vert Mont and Zwarte Berg from two sides. Then it is Baneberg, Kemmel, Monteberg, Baneberg and Kemmel (Ossuaire).