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Delta Lloyd vier jaar langer hoofdsponsor Watersportverbond

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MEDEMBLIK, 28 MEI – Goed nieuws voor de Nederlandse watersport. Verzekeraar Delta Lloyd maakte zaterdag in Medemblik bekend het contract als hoofdsponsor van het Watersportverbond met vier jaar te verlengen. Delta Lloyd is sinds 2002 hoofdsponsor van het Watersportverbond. Naast de topsportsector steunt de verzekeraar ook allerlei breedtesportprogramma’s van het Watersportverbond, zoals de Optimist on Tour. De nieuwe verbintenis loopt tot de Olympische Spelen van Tokio in 2020. Directeur Maurice Leeser van het Watersportverbond was verguld met het goede nieuws, dat rond de Delta Lloyd Regatta naar buiten kwam. ,,We zijn als Watersportverbond zeer verguld met het nieuwe sponsorcontract met…

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Medemblik en Delta Lloyd zwaaien olympische zeilploeg uit

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MEDEMBLIK, 28 MEI – Na een week topzeilen op het water van het IJsselmeer nam Medemblik zaterdag weer voor een jaar afscheid van de Delta Lloyd Regatta. Maar niet zonder wat mensen in het zonnetje te zetten. Medemblik en hoofdsponsor Delta Lloyd zwaaiden zaterdag onder grote belangstelling de olympische zeilploeg uit naar Rio de Janeiro. De ploeg doet straks in Brazilië mee in acht olympische klassen en in één paralympische klasse. Voorzitter Jan Berent Heukensfeldt Jansen van het Watersportverbond wenste de zeilploeg een geweldige sportzomer. ,,Zij worden onze helden van de Zomerspelen. We gaan iedereen gek maken met onze mooie…

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Entries increased considerably

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Yesterday we met the deadline for participating classes. After 5 months of registration we have reached over 350 entries in different Olympic-, Paralympic- and demonstration classes. We are satisfied we have a competitive field for our 2016 edition ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. New classes Over the last weeks we have added new youth classes and changed the format of the Finn class. The Finn class has been changed to three days so we expect a broader audience. New kid in town is the 29er, who make their debut at the Delta Lloyd Regatta. Challenging Para World Sailing Championships Due…

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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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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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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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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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