The 2022 Spring Classics continue this weekend as the peloton take on the Queen of the Classics, Paris-Roubaix.
The series of one-day races in Belgium, France, and Italy packing the calendar through March and April bring four Monuments throughout the spring: Milan-San Remo, the Tour of Flanders, Paris-Roubaix, and Liège-Bastogne-Liège.
This weekend brings the peloton to northern France as the riders tackle the cobbles of Paris-Roubaix and Paris-Roubaix Femmes, one of the major races of the spring.
Cyclingnews will bring you full reports, results, news, interviews, and analysis throughout the races. Read on to find out how to watch the spring Classics via live stream, no matter your location, with ExpressVPN (opens in new tab).
The men's race will see the peloton head out from the traditional start point of Compiègne, racing over 95km of flat asphalt roads before hitting the first of 31 cobbled sectors on the way to the velodrome in Roubaix.
Along the way they'll hit numerous famed sectors such as the Trouée d'Arenberg, Mons-en-Pévèle, and the Carrefour de l'Arbre before racing into Roubaix at the end of 257km.
The women will race over 125km from Denain to Roubaix, tackling 18 cobbled sectors en route to the finish. There's no Arenberg with the peloton starting at Hornaing, but sectors such as Mons-en-Pévèle and Carrefour de l'Arbre are included on the route.
Men's schedule: 11:00 (10:00 BST, 05:00 EST) to 17:22 (16:22 BST, 15:22 EST) on Sunday, April 17
Women's schedule: 12:25 (11:25 BST, 06:25 EST) to 15:52 (14:52 BST, 09:52 EST) on Saturday, April 16
The men's and women's races will be broadcast in the United Kingdom and around Europe on Eurosport (opens in new tab) and Discovery+ (opens in new tab). A subscription to Eurosport Player costs £6.99/$9.15 per month, or £59.99/$78.51 for a 12-month pass. Discovery+ offers the same coverage for the same prices, too.
The races will be aired in the United Kingdom, Europe and in select other territories on GCN+ (opens in new tab), with a year’s subscription costing £39.99.
In the USA, Australia, and Canada, the races will be broadcast on Flobikes (opens in new tab). A year's subscription costs $150 in the US and $209.99 in Canada)
We'll keep you updated with out 'How to Watch' guides throughout the spring Classics season, with other broadcasters to keep in mind during the coming month including NBC Sports (opens in new tab) via Peacock ($4.99 per month in the US).
If you don't have cable TV, then NBC Sports can also be accessed over IP, via smart TV, or any other smart device, via SlingTV (opens in new tab) ($35 per month with the first month discounted by $10) or FuboTV (opens in new tab) ($64.99 per month) – both services offer free trials, too.
Spring Classics broadcasting options around Europe include Rai Sport (opens in new tab) (Italy), France TV (opens in new tab), L'Equipe TV (opens in new tab) (France), NOS (Netherlands), EITB (opens in new tab) (Basque Country), and RTVE (opens in new tab) (Spain).
If you live outside a broadcast zone or are on holiday outside your country and find that the live streams to be geo-restricted, you can get around this by simulating being back in your home country via a 'virtual private network', or VPN, for your laptop, tablet or mobile.
Our sister site TechRadar tested hundreds of VPNs and recommends the number-one VPN currently available as Express VPN. With ExpressVPN (opens in new tab), you can watch on many devices at once including Smart TVs, Fire TV Stick, PC, Mac, iPhone, Android phone, iPads, tablets, etc.
Men's spring schedule
|April 17||Paris-Roubaix||Flobikes, Eurosport/Discovery, GCN|
|April 20||La Flèche Wallonne||Flobikes, Eurosport/Discovery, GCN|
|April 24||Liège-Bastogne-Liège||Flobikes, Eurosport/Discovery, GCN|
Women's spring schedule
|April 16||Paris-Roubaix Femmes||Flobikes, Eurosport/Discovery, GCN|
|April 20||La Flèche Wallonne Féminine||Flobikes, Eurosport/Discovery, GCN|
|April 24||Liège-Bastogne-Liège Femmes||Flobikes, Eurosport/Discovery, GCN|
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