How to Use a VPN to Watch the Gent-Wevelgem

If you don’t know what Gent-Wevelgem is, you need to start going out more! On a bike. In Belgium.

Started in 1934, the Gent-Wevelgem is known for being one of the biggest and greatest cycling events in the world, and you can stream it live with a VPN!

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Keep Up the Pace with a VPN

Today, the Gent-Wevelgem encompasses 243 km (or 151 miles for all you Yanks). That’s a lot of track to cover in one day!

The fastest time ever recorded was a staggering 5 hours and 55 seconds.Break that down and it equals about 41 kilometers or 25 miles per hour.

Yup, these cyclists ride fast, and you can stream fast with a VPN.

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Step-by-Step Guide to Watch the Gent-Wevelgem Online 

While the Gent is race seven in the UCI World Tour, it’s earned a reputation for being one of the most beautiful and difficult courses, with ten unique climbs (most of which are cobbled). While most cycling events can be long and tedious to watch (we’re looking at you, Tour de France), the Gent-Wevelgem only lasts a day, and as such has drawn a massive demand for streaming sites online.

In 2016, the Gent-Wevelgem was available to stream on a few different channels and given the success, we can only assume more broadcasters will air the event in 2017.

Depending on your geographical preference, there are a few options…

Stream the Gent-Wevelgem on Eurosport

Arguably the best place to catch the Gent in all its greatness is Europe’s own Eurosport. Here you’ll find information on fixtures, commentary, and pre- and post-game highlights. When you connect to a VPN server location in Europe you’re able to stream for free.

To stream with a VPN, simply:

  1. Sign up for an ExpressVPN account.
  2. Install ExpressVPN on any device that you want to watch the Gent-Wevelgem on
  3. Connect to a VPN server location in Europe.
  4. Head to http://www.eurosport.com/cycling/gent-wevelgem/ and either enter your login information or sign up for a new account.
  5. Enjoy the race!

Watch the Gent-Wevelgem with beIN Sports

Believe it or not, the US has also been known to broadcast the race. When you connect to a VPN server location in the US, you can watch the Gent-Wevelgem in its entirety with beIN sports.

Here’s how:

  1. Sign up for an ExpressVPN account.
  2. Install ExpressVPN on any device that you want to watch the Gent-Wevelgem on
  3. Connect to a VPN server location in Europe.
  4. Head to http://www.beinsports.com/ and search for the Gent-Wevelgem
  5. Stream with ease!

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