Heuvelman stays loyal to Medemblik Regatta

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Heuvelman is a loyal partner to the Medemblik Regatta, for many years they support the international sailing event. And they will also be there for the 34th edition! Heuvelman provides all of the audiovisual support for the Medemblik Regatta. They’re happy to be involved in such a special event for them. The Regatta is one of the greatest events Heuvelman is involved with. That’s why they’ve chosen to stay loyal and support the 34th edition of this event! The company got involved through the Regatta via their partnership with Delta Lloyd. Delta Lloyd is the former main sponsor of the…

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Sailors profile: Hélène Noesmoen – RS:X Women

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Let’s meet Hélène Noesmoen, RS:X Women sailor from France. She talks about her achievements, her sailing season this year and her expectations for the Medemblik Regatta. “I’ve been Youth World Champion three times, more recently I’ve won the Sailing World Cup in Miami 2018. Most importantly, each time I come back from the water, I’ve the feeling that I sailed my best and gave all I had. For this season I aim to get on the podium at the World Championships in Aarhus.” All seasons in May “I mostly remember the weather in Medemblik, coming every May I’ve seen all 4…

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Dutch sailors will be hard to beat on home water

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It’s the only event on their home waters, an event they all love and cherish. For the Dutch sailing team the Medemblik Regatta is the place to show their sport to their country. The team exists of Olympic Champions, World Champions and European Champions. The team is closely followed by the talents who are all potential olympic medallists. The Dutch sailors are well known for their skills, and when sailing on home waters they’re even harder to beat. The Dutch team uses this regatta to prepare for the World Championship in Aarhus later this summer. It’s the perfect event to…

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Sailors profile: Marit Bouwmeester – Laser Radial

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Let’s meet Marit Bouwmeester, Laser Radial sailor from the Netherlands. Competing on her home water, the water in Medemblik hardly has any surprises for her. Competing in this Regatta for the past ten years, she knows what to expect. How was her first experience at the Regatta and where aims the golden olympic medallist for this season? “My first experience at the Regatta wasn’t the best one. I just came out of the Optimist, and with a good breeze it was hard for me to keep up with the other girls in the Laser Radial. So I was sailing at the…

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International calendar challenging for the Medemblik Regatta

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The Medemblik Regatta, formerly known as the Delta Lloyd Regatta, is being held from the 22nd to the 26th of May. The regatta celebrates it’s 34th edition this year. For all those years, sailors have praised the location for it’s sailing conditions and the regatta as a well organized event. Seeing the names on the registration list so far, the 34th edition will have some strong competition again. The regatta used to be a World Cup event, but is now named a World Sailing Classic event by World Sailing, the international sailing federation. This means the regatta is kept in…

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Sailors profile: Kiran Badloe – RS:X Men

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Let’s meet Kiran Badloe, RS:X Men sailor from the Netherlands. Competing on his home water, the water in Medemblik hardly has any surprises for him. How does he feel about the Medemblik Regatta and what are his goals for this season? “My first Medemblik Regatta, in 2013, was a great one. As one of the younger guys competing against so many experienced guys, it was the place to gain some experience. For us the Medemblik Regatta is a good start up for the season. It’s the moment we see the progress we’ve made during this winter training. It’s also good to…

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Sailors profile: Maxime Jonker – Laser Radial

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Let’s meet Maxime Jonker, Laser Radial sailor from the Netherlands. In 2015 she was crowned Laser Radial World Championship U21 in Medemblik, this water feels like home for the sailor. How does she look at the Regatta? “I think this is my 4th Regatta in Medemblik. It was one of my first events with the seniors and is always a well organized Regatta. For us there’s always a large field with a strong competition. It’s the change to train your racing skills and compete against the world class sailors.” “I’m using this Regatta as a test event for the World…

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Sailors profile: Lilian de Geus – RS:X Women

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Let’s meet Lilian de Geus, RS:X Women sailor from the Netherlands. How does she look back on all her Regatta’s in Medemblik and what are her expectations for this years’ Regatta? “I’ve been competing in RS:X since 2009, we missed a few Regatta’s, so I think I’ve competed in Medemblik about 6 times. My first memories about this Regatta where mostly cold and windy, but mostly so good to have a World Cup in your own country. And a lot of times the weather was nice!” “The Medemblik Regatta is more a practice event for me, it’s a lot of…

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Sailors profile: Lucie Belbeoch – RS:X Women

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Let’s meet Lucie Belbeoch, RS:X Women sailor from France. She talks about her achievements, her sailing season this year and her expectations for the Medemblik Regatta. “This year I finished 12th at the World Cup in Miami, a big achievement for me. My aim this year is to finish in the top 15 at the World Championship in Aarhus this summer.” “I’ve been twice in Medemblik before, in 2015 and 2016. For this year I’m hoping to get some strong competition and many wind!” Lucie Belbeoch @ social media Facebook Instagram Twitter

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Jake Lilley

Sailors profile: Jake Lilley – Finn

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Let’s meet Jake Lilley, Finn sailor from Australia. He’s crossing the world to compete at the Medemblik Regatta. He talks about his achievements, his sailing season this year and off course his expectations for the Medemblik Regatta. “My biggest achievements in sailing are the Olympic Games in 2016 and my participation in the America’s Cup 2017. For this season I’m hoping to qualify Australia again for the next Olympics in Tokyo. And I’m aiming for a medal at the World Championships in Denmark this summer.” Expectations Medemblik Regatta “I’ve done the Medemblik Regatta a few times already, can’t really remember…

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