Episode 87: Equestrian, Soccer, Cycling, FierljeppenFirst aired: Monday, 27 July 2015 at 17.00 hours
In this extra long episode of SPORT attention to equestrian sports. We are present at the Concours Hippique De Wolden and the horse marathon Driezum - Wâlterswâld. But also images of the friendly match between FC Emmen and Young Schalke 04, an interview with cyclist Tom Jelte Butcher and a portrait of fierljepster Marrit van der Wal.
Concours Hippique De Wolden
This weekend is already the last finale weekend of the international horse show 'CH De Wolden'. Last week Jur Vrieling won the first part of the event. Will Vrieling be able to win 'de grote prijs' again this weekend?
FC Emmen - Schalke 04 under 23
The start of the new football season is getting closer. On August 7, FC Emmen will play the first game of the new season in the Jupiler League against FC Oss. Until then the team of coach Marcel Keizer plays some friendly games. Next Saturday in Erica against Schalke 04 under 23. An interesting game for FC Emmen.
Report of the horse marathon Driezum - Wâlterswâld
Next Friday in the Frisian villages Driezum and Wâlterswâld the yearly horse marathon will take place. There will be more than 125 carriages with ponies and horses from around the country presented. During the race the carriages have to take eleven obstacles and multiple categories are being addressed.
Facebook: Paardendagen Driezumwalterswald
From Monday the 3th of august, till Sunday the 9th the World Championship Icelandic Horses in Herning will take place. The sport is lesser known in the Netherlands, but in Iceland it one of the most popular sport of the country. We dived into the world of Icelandic horses at the Dutch Championship in Exloo.
Interview Tom-Jelte Slagter
Last year cyclist Tom Jelte Slagter participated during the Tour de France, but this year his team choose differently. We visited him at home in Nij Beets to talk with him about the past months and his ambitions for the rest of the coming cycling season.
Interview Marrit van der Wal
In less than two weeks Frisian Championships Fierljeppen are held. Marrit van der Wal is the big favorite for the title. She is 16 years old and lives in Heidenskip. Two months ago she jumped as the first woman ever more than 17 meters. We spoke to her during a game in Buitenpost.
Thuis voor de Tour - Joop Atsma
This Sunday the Tour de France ends at the Champs-Elysees in Paris. In the last episode of 'Thuis voor de Tour' we interview Joop Atsma, former Secretary of State and former Chairman of the dutch national cycling federation KNWU.