Team Veendam/Mattekloppers have become the champions of the Dutch Open Teams! At this very exciting tournament they battled against teams from all over the world. Congratulations everyone! Very well done!
The annual General Members Assembly took place yesterday, which means that we have a new board! The following people will be the members on the board:
Chairman: Inge ten Seldam
Secretary: Daphne Jonker
Treasurer: Silke Kloetstra
Judo: Mirjam Borger
Competitive Judo: Stefan Sulkers
Jiu-Jitsu: Jelmer Telgenhof
Karate: Hessel Kooi
Systema: Douwe van den Berg
We would like to thank the old board for all their hard work and effort and hope to keep up the good work for this year.
We hope to see you on the mat!
From left to right: Jelmer Telgenhof, Hessel Kooi, Douwe van den Berg, Daphne Jonker, Inge ten Seldam, Silke Kloetstra, Mirjam Borger, Stefan Sulkers
On June 5th Judo-sensei Harry Boersma celebrated his 78th birthday! Happy birthday Harry!
The Mattekloppers took first place in the GNSK (Groot Nederlands Studenten Kampioenschap, Great Dutch Student Championship)!
The Mattekloppers have performed exceptionally well at the University of Sheffield International Student Teams Tournament, taking both the first and second place.
Well done teams!
We’ve found Henk Meijer, the first non-korean world champion taekwondo willing to give us a masterclass! Not only a worldclass taekwondoka, but also the coach of several Dutch, European and World-champions. This masterclass will take place on the 27th of february, 1400 – 1600. If you want to join the clinic, please mail to the activity commission. We hope to see you all!