Alaphilippe and Elegant-QuickStep explore Tour of Flanders parcours - Gallery

Julian Alaphilippe had his first taste of the cobblestones of northern Belgium this week, as he got to grips with the terrain ahead of his Tour of Flanders debut on Sunday. 

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