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The second edition of the European Games on Friday in Minsk. It is, in 2015, is set multisportevenement, it’s going to be next week on Sunday, you have not a lot to see, but there’s a lot of Dutch people, however, it is necessary to be on the game in the republic of belarus. These are the most important points.

The Dutch athletes are subject to the European to Play as an official CHAMPIONSHIP, much like four years ago, in the Azerbaijani capital city of Baku, azerbaijan. The euro is also part of the kwalificatietraject of the Olympic Games in 2020 in Tokyo, japan. Coach Maarten Arens is expected in the There are three medals, including one gold.

The candidates for the medals at their home race include, among others, Kim Polling, Mark Steenhuis, Marhinde Verkerk and Henk Grol. Four-time European champion Polling, that is, in march for her comeback after a hernia, and defend, in the category up to 70 kilograms, to her European title of last year, and gold and silver in the last European Olympics in 2015.

Steenhuis picked up at the world cup of 2018 and beyond to be of merit in silver in the category up to 78 kg, and ended with her in the last three european CHAMPIONSHIPS (2017, 2016 and 2015) on the stage. A European title is still missing, however, is on the record of the birth of Brabant. In the same category and defend Verkerk for her title in 2015.

About the European Games

  • 21 and up to and including 30 June in The
  • Over 4,000 athletes from about 50 countries
  • In the year before the Summer olympic games held in
  • The first edition in 2015 in Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Little regard to due to missing a lot of the olympic sports
  • The Dutch participation, acrobatic gymnastics, badminton, 3×3 basketball, boxing, archery are, judo, karate, sambo, shooting sport, table tennis, trampoline, artistic gymnastics, cycle racing, track racing, and wrestling

The 34-year-old Grol, made by 2017, the switch to the heaviest weight category (over 100 kg), and picked up over the last year in Tel-Aviv and the bronze on his european CHAMPIONSHIP debut as a heavyweight. The Veendammer won in his career, he was also four times gold medal in a european CHAMPIONSHIP.

The Dutch soccer team selection: Margriet Bergstra, Sanne Verhagen (-57 kg), Juul Franssen, Sanne Vermeer (-63 kg), Sanne van Dijke, Kim Polling (-70 kg.), Mark Steenhuis, and Marhinde Verkerk (-78 kg), Roy Koffijberg, Tornike Tsjkadoea (-60 kg), Frank White (-81 kg), Noël van ‘t End, Jesper Smink (-90 kg), Michael Grit (-100 kg), and Henk Grol, Roy Meyer, (+100 kg).

Program for judo at the European Games:
Saturday 22 June: -48 kg, -52 kg -57 kg (female), -60 and -66 kg) (men)
Sunday 23rd June: -63 kg -70 kg (females), -73 kg and -81 kg) (men)
Monday, the 24th of June, -78 kg and +78 kg for women), -90 kg, -100 kg, +100 kg (men)
On Tuesday, June 25: Mixteamwedstrijden (men and women)

The preliminary rounds will begin at 9: 30 a.m. (pacific time), and the finaleblok to 16.00 hours) from the start to the final day, all at 15: 00 hours).

Kim Polling, hopes to have the European title to defend There. ()

Cycling on the road

The european championships are on the road will be in August at Alkmaar, but the men and women who are coming out this week on the European Games are also all in action. In the men’s sparkle in the highlights because of the absence due to the Tour de France, and, therefore, are the eyes and ears focused on the woman.

Marianne Vos, Anna van der Breggen, Amy Pieters railway station, Station Wiebes, and Chantal Blaak to travel there medaillekandidaten to Minsk, all of them are missing a few of the highlights. This will, among others, Annemiek van Vleuten, and that Ellen van Dijk does not start.

The women picked up in the European Games in 2015, with three medals. Of the Embankment, and He was sworn in, respectively, the gold and bronze medal in the time trial, and these products should be located in the road to satisfy with the bronze.

The road to this year’s drive for the women’s eight is relatively flat laps of 15 miles, for a total of 120 miles. The men, who, at the last European Games in addition to the medals, all handles have 180 miles to travel, and to do that for twelve rounds.

Selection: Anna van der Breggen (road), Marianne Vos (road race), Amy Pieters (road race), Great Wiebes (road race), Chantal Blaak (road race and time trial), Julius van den Berg (road race), and Joris Nieuwenhuis (road race), Dennis van Winden (road race), and Bram Welten (road race).

Program (Dutch time):
On Saturday, June 22: elite men Road race, women (11.30 am-14.00 pm)
On Sunday, June 23: elite men Road race men from 11.00 am-15.30 pm)
On Tuesday, June 25: individual time Trial women’s (9: 00 a.m.-11: 15 a.m.)

Anna van der Breggen won the 2015 bronze medal at the European Games. ()

The track

Even when the track is found in the european CHAMPIONSHIPS later on this year (16 to 20 October in Apeldoorn, the netherlands), but some are giving make an appearance in the republic of belarus. The Dutch baanwielrenners for the first time, in response to the European Games, because the sport was four years ago and is still in the future.

In the Dutch national selection, and can with confidence toeleven for the European Games. At the world CHAMPIONSHIPS earlier this year in Poland was ended in the Netherlands, with six gold, four silver and one bronze medal.

Query: Kirsten Wild (in the omnium, scratch race, points race, madison), Amber van der Hulst (madison), Laurine van Riessen (sprint and keirin), Hetty van de Wouw (teamsprint), Shanne Braspennincx (teamsprint, sprint and keirin), Steffie van der Peet (500 m), Jan-Willem of the Ship’s omnium, points race and madison), Roy Eefting (scratch), Yoeri Havik (madison), Jeffrey Hoogland (teamsprint, sprint and keirin), Harrie Lavreysen (teamsprint, sprint and keirin), Sam Ligtlee (1 km), Nils van ’t Hoenderdaal (teamsprint) and Roy van den Berg (teamsprint, and 1 km).

Program (final):
On Thursday, June 27, (18.10-19.20 pm): points race, women, and the final scratch race
On Friday the 28th of June (17.30-19.30): Teamsprint men and women, scratch women, and the madison men’s
Saturday the 29th of June, 16.50-19.30 pm): Sprint, men’s 1km time trial, points race men’s omnium women’s (race four)
On Sunday, June 30 (14.55-17: 00): Sprint, women’s 500-meter time trial for women, madison women’s omnium men’s (race four)

The teamsprinters prolongeerden at the start of this years world championship. ()


As with the right to apply to the European Games for the Dutch boxing as an official CHAMPIONSHIP. They may be in, There are also great things to do in the qualification for the Olympic Games in 2020.

In the majority of eyes were focused on the Nouchka Fontijn. The 31-year-old from Rotterdam, that plays in the class to 75 kilograms, won in the European Games of 2015 in the gold and picked up a year later at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and a silver medal. At the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in november 2018 and ending Fountain with silver.

Query: Jemyma Betrian (-57 kg), Nouchka Fontijn (to 75 kg), Full Lacruz (-64 kg), Max van der Pas (to 75 kg), Artjom Kasparian (-81 kg), and Peter charles moore reviews how to (-91 kg).

Program (final):

Saturday, June 29, 16.05-17: 10): Men’s -81 kg and women’s -57 kg
Sunday the 30th of march (11.40-14.00 hours), Men, -64 kg, men -75 kg, men -91 kg) and the women’s -75 kg.

Nouchka Fontijn picked up in 2015, the gold at the European Games. (Photo: Pro-Shots)

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