"Organisers are contemplating the return of Paris-Roubaix on its legendary path as early as 2006, so long as the restoration is complete by April 9, date of the 104th edition of the race," race organiser ASO said in a statement Tuesday.
Besides the painstaking task of restoring the centuries-old cobblestones, the regional authority will repair ditches and sign posting.
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Davitamon protest disqualification
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The state of the Arenberg trench has considerably deteriorated in recent years.
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Hincapie out, Hell's fallout
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"I was the strongest"
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