It's Belgiums World, Were Just Living In It

 "There’s the elite and then there’s the elite-elite. We are just elite. Hell, even the UCI calls every country except Belgium and Holland “developing countries” to our faces. It’s the truth so there’s nothing to get offended by but it makes it pretty obvious that we are there as part of the show in this Flemish “national” sport and some people would like it to stay like that, they couldn’t care less."

https://angusedmond.wordpress.com/2015/01/29/the-word-from-the-pit/