Time trial through sea
April 26 2003 - start Afsluitdijk Netherlands, a dyke 31 km in length
right through IJsselmeer (sweet water) and Waddenzee (saltwater)
the former South sea as it used to be called in the centuries before
The scooter time trial had a distance of 38 km and the race was
part of nafcup (national scooter competition Netherlands). At 13.00
hours first rider was 'shot' a way by the starter. Participants
left startline with intervals of 60 seconds.
Suprising winner in the men's class was the Frysian Hans Weda (team
Heerenveen) in 1.25.52, second Arnold Tuinman
(team Selles-Kamperzeedijk) in
1.29.02 and third Harry Hutten (team Steenbergen) 1.29.08. Two new
names in the top 3.
In women's class Hermien
(team Selles-Kamperzeedijk) is
still the woman to beat. She won in 1.41.40, on 2d place: Peterina
vd Molen (team Selles-Kamperzeedijk) in 1.48.44 and third Regina
van Brug (team the Hay) in 1.54.54.
Fastes junior was Roel vd Velde
(15 years - team Selles-Kamperzeedijk) in 1.29.10