The NOC*NSF provides Oranjevrouwen A status after winning European title

The NOC*NSF provides Oranjevrouwen A status after winning European title

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NOC*NSF has the Oranjevrouwen rewarded for achieving the European title at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in their own country. The sports the team has the A-status.

That means that the players are more financial opportunities for himself full-time to their sport.

NOC*NSF grants A status to athletes at the Olympic Games or world CHAMPIONSHIPS in the first eight to finish, or at another internationally topsportevenement exceptional performance.

The team of coach Sarina Wiegman wrote Sunday history in Enschede by Denmark in the final with a 4-2 defeat.

The players of Orange get now the decision about a package of facilities, such as insurance, transportation, studieregelingen, career guidance after the sport, expenses, and a possible supplement to their income.


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“Honour where honour is due. This is really a culmination of the great achievements of our ladies. With this A-status will Orange also in the future, our expectations continue to exceed,” said KNVB director Jan Dirk van der Zee Friday.

Previously it was the halvefinaleplaats at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS 2009 in Finland, the best performance of the football. Also when were the football temporarily the A-status.

The A-status is valid for one year, then the NOC*NSF and the KNVB or the team sufficient performance to that status to extend.

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