Episode 84: Soccer, BMX and AthleticsFirst aired: Monday, 6 July 2015 at 17.00 hours
In this episode of SPORT of monday the 6th of July you will see the following:
Practice matches in the region
This week the clubs in professional soccer started with the preparations for the new season. This weekend also be the first exhibition games back on the program. SC Heerenveen play the first game away against Buitenpost, FC Groningen exerts a day later against RWE Eemsmond. Next Saturday SC Cambuur plays an exhibition game against Drachtster Boys.
This weekend in Klazienaveen the NK BMX takes place. The sport is an Olympic member since 2008 and the sport is getting bigger in the Netherlands. In 2012 Laura Smulders won a bronze medal at the Olympics in London and also for the Olympics in Rio next year there are several Dutch medal candidates. In Klazienaveen they can fight out who is Dutch Champion will be.
Interview with Suzanne Voorrips
This week started in the South Korean Gwangju Universiade, or the Olympic Games for students. Suzanne Voorrips from Groningen is one of the Northern participants. She comes Wednesday for the first time in action in the 800m and eventually hopes with a fine performance to come home.
Le Tour de France
Saturday, July 4th Le Tour de France started in Utrecht and on Sunday, July 26th is will end on the Champs-élisées in Paris. The coming weeks we speak with several cycling specialist from the north in a short special about the Tour; 'Thuis voor de Tour'.