Corona-Proof Virtual Asterix Cross

When the days become shorter and the leafs start falling from the trees, traditionally the cross-country season is kicked off by our own Asterix Cross in the Eckartse Bos. However since this year things are a bit different we had to be creative to have a fun and most importantly safe alternative. The trainings have temporarily been cancelled and no …

Online Dommelloop

New Pb’s, lactic acid and enthusiast athletes. The online 2020 Dommelloop had it al. Starting Monday¬† 28th September runners had a week to run 1 to 4 laps on the TUe campus. 4 lucky participants could win some nice prizes provided by Sportplein Eindhoven and Ronnor. Runners could be seen racing in all conditions. Some runners ran early in the …

NSK Track 2020

Yesterday the NSK Track took place in Nijmegen. With great late summer weather a large group of Gauls showed up to participate. No later than 10:20 it was already time for the first event, javelin throw where Bente managed to throw the javelin to 25,46 meters and Lianne to 31,06 meters. Shortly after, it was time for the sprinters to …

NSK teams 2020

Yesterday NSK teams took place in the beautiful FBK stadium in Hengelo. We departed from Eindhoven in the SSC vans and a couple of cars, in which (to prevent Corona from spreading in the cramped car space) we all had to take and wear face masks. Thanks to Harry we departed extremely on time, arriving in the FBK stadium way …

Track meeting AtH – Eindhoven

Last Saturday we had the first Eindhoven track meeting of the year, organized by AtH. Some Gauls took the opportunity to test their COVID-19 form, with some great results. At 100m Benjamin finished second in the senior age group, Wing-Hin fought against a strong wind of -3,9 m/s and finished 7th.Wing-Hin also participated in the 200m together with Marvin, who …

Hilly training days

Due to corona, instead of our usual foreign training week, we went camping in a small village in the south of the Netherlands: Epen. With a group of 20 Gauls we did lots of fun activities and ate ice cream every day in the extremely hot and hilly south of our country (could’ve well been France). On the first day, …

City Activity

Thursday July 2nd, the activity committee organized our annual Asterix City activity, corona-proof this year! We all had to gather around the Klokgebouw in Strijp-S with a bag, a raincoat and a good bike (preferably not a student bike that keeps falling apart every km). Small groups were formed and left one-by-one with some snacks and a clue for a …

CoronaSolo3k

After the Corona solo 5k and 10k, today it was time for CoronaSolo3k! It was a hot and humid day with a considerable amount of wind: not optimal racing conditions.

Batavierenrace 2020

With a lot of rain, some illness, a lot of wind (not always bad hehe), some hills in the southernmost of the Netherlands (also not always bad), we ran a total of 300 km this weekend. Despite not being together, we managed to form a strong team and ran fast times. Some interesting facts and figures of this race: ‘Team …

CoronaSolo5k

As all races have been cancelled until September due to the Corona pandemic, virtual races are popping up all over the world. Last Saturday, the CoronaSolo5k took place, this was a virtual race in which each participant had to run a 5k loop alone, with the start and finish at the same location. A couple of Gauls participated (Domingos all …