One thing we know: when it is all over, those of us who survive will find some form of meaning in it, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
The curtain will come down on the career of one of cycling's greats at the end of Sunday's 257km long 'Hell of the North' one-day classic.
Belgium's Etixx rider Tom Boonen was forced to pull out of the Eneco Tour after a heavy fall on Thursday's fourth stage.
Classics specialist Tom Boonen will ride the Giro d'Italia for the first time next month, his Etixx-Quick Step team has confirmed.
Belgian sprinter Tom Boonen has confirmed he will not compete in next month's Tour de France, several Belgian newspapers reported.
Former world champion Tom Boonen admits he is facing a battle to be fit for the Olympics after breaking a rib in a fall.
Tom Boonen may be a week away from retirement but the Belgian legend still believes he can win Sunday's Tour of Flanders.
Quick-Step has reached an agreement with Tom Boonen to extend his contract for another season.
Belgian sprinter Tom Boonen has returned to training in the slim hope of competing in the Paris-Roubaix classic next month.
Tom Boonen has pulled out of the Milan-San Remo classic after his partner had a miscarriage, his Omega Pharma team have confirmed.
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