Six Belgian teams appear on 10 april at the start of the 107th edition of the Scheldeprijs (1.BC). The organization made Monday the names of participating teams are known.
Ten teams from the WorldTour enact a selection to the start in Terneuzen. In addition to the Belgian teams Deceuninck-Quick.Step and Lotto Soudal that Katusha, Dimension Data, BORA-hansgrohe, EF-Education First, Sky, Sunweb, UAE Team Emirates and Pull-Segafredo.
Corendon-Circus, Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise, Wallonie-Bruxelles and Wanty-Groupe Gobert are the four other participating Belgian teams. The pack also consists of riders from the French teams Arkéa Samsic (the team of André Greipel), Cofidis, Direct Energy and Vital Concept-B&B Hotels, the Dutch Roompot-Charles, the Italian Androni Giocatolli-Sidermec, the Danish Riwal Readynez Cycling Team and Israel Cycling Team.
Last year took the victory in the Scheldeprijs to the Dutchman, Fabio Jakobsen (Quick.Step). The German Marcel Kittel, with five victories (2012, 2013, 2014, 2016 & 2017) record holder.