Episode 59: Korfball, Shortrack and CyclingFirst aired: Friday, 3 April 2015 at 17.40 hours
In this episode of SPORT of Friday the 20th of March you will see the following subjects:
This weekend the official World Championships under 19 year will take place. Teams representing thirteen countries will compete for three Daan Breeuwsmadays, to win the World title. One of the represented countries is Brazil. The team members stay over at host-families this weekend and we followed the Brazilian team members during their first competition day.
A few weeks ago, skater Sjinkie Knegt became World Champion shorttrack. For the skater from bantega this was a beautiful ending of his season. His good friend Daan Breeuwsma also performed above expectations. The two train together a lot and are close friends. Our reporter and former short track athlete Margriet de Schutter took both Sjinkie and Daan for a boat trip on the Frisian lakes to look back at their skating season.
This coming Wednesday the Energiewacht Tour will begin. The most important Cycling race for woman in the Netherlands. One of the favorite participants is the 23 year old Ilona Hoeksma from Heerenveen. She is part of the Parkhotel Valkenburg team and her qualities lay within straight and open environment cycling. Our reporter Rik Russchen joined Ilona during one of her trainings and spoke with her about the coming Energiewacht Tour.