And the Prophet handed down the New Vestement.

Festum Prophetae

by / / 2 posts

The annual international Cogal will be held each year on the birthday of The Prophet, Eddy Merckx – June 17. Community members will have the choice to observe this in their own way; honor him by riding at the front all day, or head out alone to meet the Man with the Hammer with just a bit of food in the jersey and water in the bidon.

We also encourage community members to organize Cogals on the day of, if possible, or on the nearest weekend day. However you choose to observe Festum Prophetae, make sure you do with with dignity and respect.

Vive la Vie Velominatus.

Event Details

Date - June 17, 2017
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM


Cogal Details
Route Details

Ride Classification

// Cogal


    June 17, 2017

    Seems like a fitting Cogal and Festum! It is ALL day.

  2. Today I rode past the house where Eddy was born.

    two years ago, the locals put up a statue there in his honor.

    my ride today was on a Merckx team SC the last model made in his factory under his supervision

    I’d love to share today’s pictures

Leave a Reply

Skip to toolbar