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BXL Tour

This event has already passed

On Sunday 18 June 2023, with start at the Place des Palais and finish at the Atomium.

The BXL Tour, the 40 km cycling race through the streets of Brussels, is back for a 7th edition. The race that originally attracted mainly advanced cyclists is becoming more and more accessible to the general public. The course through the streets of Brussels is a chance to discover the capital in a unique way.

Since 2022, the Ride category has been introduced, with a shortened course of 32 km. This category without classification is open to people who want to complete the course in bike tour mode or by electric bike.

Tour of Belgium in Brussels

This year, the External site Belgium Tour is also collaborating with the BXL Tour. The final stage of the Belgium Tour finishes at the Atomium on the same day.

All afternoon, from 1 pm to 6 pm, there will be a finish village shared with that of the Belgium Tour. There will be concerts and performances with circus bikes and juggling.


Registrations are open from 18 March (9 am) to 17 June 2023.

Who can participate?

The BXL Tour has 3 categories, each with their specific requirements.


  • Minimum age of 19 years
  • Minimum average speed of 40 km/h for 40 km
  • No electric bikes in this category


  • Minimum age of 12 years
  • Minimum average speed of 20 km/h for 40 km
  • No electric bikes in this category


  • Minimum age of 12 years
  • Minimum average speed of 16 km/h for 32 km
  • Electric bikes allowed
  • No final ranking

Find the complete rules on the External site official BXL Tour website.

Participate with friends or family?

Make it a sporty and challenging morning and register as a group (minimum of 5 persons). In addition to the individual classification, since this year there is the group classification. Besides the group atmosphere, you also get a group discount during your registration.

Sprint segment

A sprint segment will be installed on the 40 km course, at the Avenue du Parc Royal, between the Parvis Notre-Dame and the Royal Greenhouses of Laeken. A separate ranking will also be drawn up for this.

Next video shows the aftermovie of the 2022 BXL Tour (the video contains no dialogue or text, only a background music):



    BXL Tour