Episode 137: Horsesport, Sailing ann BasketballFirst aired: Monday, 27 June 2016 at 17.00 hours
In SPORT on Monday the focus lays on various sports and athletes from the regions Friesland, Groningen, Drenthe and Overijssel.
Equestrian: Concours Hippique
The Concours Hippique in Dokkum is one of the biggest competitions of the Northern Netherlands. This Saturday the 77th edition of the Concours will be held. Like every year, many top riders willc come to Dokkum to compete in the different classes.
Road to Rio: Pieter-Jan Postma
The last copple of months we followed several athletes on their way to the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. One of those athletes is sailor Pieter-Jan Postma from Leeuwarden. In August he will join the Olympics for the third time in his career. The big dream of Pieter-Jan Postma is to win a gold medal. We spoke the sailor from Leeuwarden last September during the Dutch championship sailing in Medemblik.
Basketball: Overview season 2015-2016
For Donar from Gronigen the last basketball season was very succevol. The team of Erik Braal became champion in the Dutch Basketball League, after beating Zwolle the finals. Aris Leeuwarden has had a bad season. For the first time in years, the team failed to qualify for the play-offs. In this overview we look back on the past season of Donar and Aris Leeuwarden in the Dutch Basketball League.