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Delta Lloyd Archives - Delta Lloyd Regatta 2016

Waiving good bye to the Dutch Olypmic Sailing team. May 26th 2012. Delta Lloyd Regatta  (22/26 May 2012). Medemblik - the Netherlands.

Joost Zuure: “Ready to create new memories”

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Joost Zuure is currently sponsor manager at Delta Lloyd, the title sponsor of the Delta Lloyd Regatta since 2008. Before he started working at Delta Lloyd he was part of the organizing committee of the Delta Lloyd Regatta. We have asked him some questions to learn more about his current job and his view on the Regatta. How many years have you been involved with the Regatta and what is your role during this year’s event? I have been involved with the Regatta since 2009. This year will be the eight edition in which I am involved. Over the past…

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Anneloes van Veen

Sailors portrait: Anneloes van Veen

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This week we have spoken with Anneloes van Veen for this column. She is sailing together with Afrodite Zegers in the 470 and currently hold the 12th spot in the ISAF ranking. The team will represent The Netherlands during the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and off course they will attend the Delta Lloyd Regatta 2016. Inspired by my brother Years ago I went to Friesland together with my parents for the summer holiday. We saw a lot of sailing boats and my parents decided they would like to know more about sailing. My brother also wanted to learn…

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Gezocht: Vrijwilligers voor de Delta Lloyd Regatta!

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Wil jij vrijwilliger zijn tijdens het grootste zeilevenement van 2016 in eigen land? Van 24 t/m 28 mei vindt de 32ste editie van de Delta Lloyd Regatta plaats. Een evenement voor alle Olympische- en Paralympische klassen. Dit jaar strijden o.a. de beste Paralympiërs om het Wereldkampioenschap tijdens ons evenement. Daarnaast is dit een van de laatste mogelijkheden voor alle toppers om te kijken waar ze staan alvorens ze naar de Olympische Spelen gaan in Rio de Janeiro. Wij zijn op zoek naar een groep enthousiaste vrijwilligers die vijf dagen willen meehelpen in verschillende functies: Media Wedstrijd Operationeel Klik hier voor…

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Medal Races Delta Lloyd Regatta  2015 (26/30 May 2015). Medemblik - the Netherlands.

Behind the scenes: Klaas Niewold

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This year the Delta Lloyd Regatta will be hosting the Optimist class again on Saturday the 28th of May in the City of Medemblik, the Netherlands. You can register yourself starting March 21st via the official website! The Optimist Club Nederland is a sailing class which is focussed on the most talented sailors. Almost every sailor gains his first experience in an optimist. It is a good way to learn the basic skills. Pleasure in sports puts perfection in work! “The Optimist Club Nederland supports the Delta Lloyd Regatta because at this event the professionals and the talents of the…

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Daphne van der Vaart

Talent alert: Daphne van der Vaart

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For the second time we have a Talent alert. This week Daphne van der Vaart shares her story. She is one of the best upcoming Laser Radial sailors. Where it all started “From child on I was often on the water, because my parents had a boat at the Kaag, which is a village in the Dutch province “Zuid Holland”. When I was eight years old I started with serious sailing in an Optimist. I did my first races in the Combi events, this is a little competition for beginners in the Optimist. Soon it was clear that I was…

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Medal Races Delta Lloyd Regatta  2015 (26/30 May 2015). Medemblik - the Netherlands.

CEO Delta Lloyd impressed by event in Medemblik

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MEDEMBLIK, 30 MEI – Since the first of january he is Chief Executive Officer of Delta Lloyd N.V. Hans van der Noordaa visited on saturday the final day of the Delta Lloyd Regatta, the biggest annual sailevent in the Netherlands. It was his first time at the regatta and Van der Noordaa was really impressed about the organization of the mega-event with 700 boats on the water at Medemblik. ,,This is unique’’, Van der Noordaa tells. ,,You can really feel the vibe of the regatta. I’m very impressed, also by all these athletes. With these winds they performed very well.’’…

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Delta Lloyd Regatta 2014 © Sander van der Borch

Predictions for the Delta Lloyd Regatta – Time for revenge!

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Once in two weeks we are writing about a sailor who will be most likely one of the title candidates in our event. For the first time we pick one of the best in his class; Dorian van Rijsselberghe (RS:X). Dorian is out for revenge since his loss in the RS:X last year. He’s the man to beat on home soil. Dorian van Rijsselberghe is known because of his top performance during the Olympic Games in London 2012. In Weymouth he stood out by far and won his golden medal. During the previous edition of the Delta Lloyd Regatta he…

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Aquece Rio Test Event for 2016 Olympics

Rio 2016 is getting closer every day

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The Olympic Games is for the majority just a dream. Only a taste of the Olympic atmosphere is more than enough for a lot of sport fans. Every hour and day, the sailors are getting closer to represent their country at this epic sport event. From the 5th of August the whole world will point to Rio de Janeiro, the Copacabana and the most important thing:  the sports performances of all the athletes. For four years every sportsmen and women are preparing themselves for their dream and trying to get themselves at their best level possible. The preparation for the…

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Delta Lloyd Regatta | Day 3 | Medemblik (NED) | Photo : Guilain GRENIER

Will the Polish domination in the RS:X end soon?

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During the Delta Lloyd Regatta 2014 the RS:X classes for both men and women a Polish sweep. Pawel Tarnowski and Zofia Klepacka ended up first in Medemblik last year. This were striking results and showed an unusual display in the world of sailing. Will this dominance be broken this year by Dorian van Rijselberghe(NED), Louis Giard (FRA) or maybe Lilian de Geus (NED)? From 24th until the 30th of May the Delta Lloyd Regatta takes place in Medemblik.  We’re wondering if the Polish sailors can defend their titles at another edition. For all sailors it’s a good opportunity to get...
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Delta Lloyd Regatta | Day 2 | Medemblik (NED) | Photo : Guilain GRENIER

Sailors to watch: Israeli Laser Radial team

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The registration for the Delta Lloyd Regatta is already open and the first registrations are in. Danielle Maman and Oren Jacob are representing Israel in the Laser Radial. Both women are getting better and better over the last months and look promising for this year’s event. Danielle Maman made her best performance at the Laser Europa Cup in Poland. She ended up second place in Poland. Oren Jacob was more successful at the ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander 24th. Both sailors participated previous year at the Delta Lloyd Regatta and made it in top 20 of the final rankings….

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