Become a Member

Get access to more than 30 brands, premium video, exclusive content, events, mapping, and more.

Already have an account? Sign In

Become a Member

Get access to more than 30 brands, premium video, exclusive content, events, mapping, and more.

Already have an account? Sign In

Brands

Magazine

The Road to Hell Awaits

Get access to everything we publish when you sign up for Outside+.

Apr 7, 2015 – Paris-Roubaix earned it’s name, “the hell of the north” for a very good reason – it’s absolute hell. The roads are hell to walk on, to drive on, and worst of all, to race on. Yet, this mystic pain-stricken route carves a legendary status that can’t be matched by any other race in the sport. To win is to become great.

Our photographer Kåre Dehlie Thorstad just sent in the latest on the course, it seems to survive the road to hell, you must be willing to move through the mud.