Category: Sport

Jon Wilkins

Jon Wilkins is Welsh and lives in England. He is a writer. A Europhile and Remainer, he is a regular visitor to Utrecht and has set his crime novel series in the city.


Utrecht welcomes La Vuelta Holanda

As we know the 75th edition of the Tour of Spain will start in the Netherland in August 2020. Utrecht can welcome the peloton of La Vuelta. And that is special! Only three times...


Sunday is Rugbyday in Utrecht

Mens Rugby RC Groningen 1 v. USRS I USRS II v. RC Wageningen 1 USRS III v. Oemoemenoe 2 URC I  No Game URC II v. SRC Thor 1 RC Delft 3 v. URC...


Utrecht Weekend World of Football

Football FC Utrecht v. SC Excelsior Rotterdam Jong FC Utrecht v. TOP Oss GVVV v. De Treffers Jong FC Volendam v. Hercules DVS’33 Ermelo v. VV DOVO Ladies Football Jong SSS v. Hercules


Dominators Back in Utrecht

This Sunday sees the Utrecht Dominators Senior Tackle team kick off their season with a home game against the National Champions Hilversum Hurricanes. Starts 2pm Entry is free. Sportpark Overvecht Noord Manitobadreef 4 Dominators...


Marcel Leicher Photographs Utrecht Rugby

Some great photos today by Marcel Leicher who took these at the Utrecht v. Amstelveen Cubs game yesterday. Rugby really is a fantastic sport for players of all ages and these photos capture that.


Utrecht looks to Hercules for victory

Football   De Graafschap 0 FC Utrecht 1 MVV Maastricht 4 Jong FC Utrecht 2 Jong FC Almere City 2 GVVV 0 Hercules 0 OSS ’20 3 VV DOVO 1 VVOG 1 UtrechtSport Prize...


 Ruud Heijsman Dominates in Utrecht Sports Awards

Winner of this years UtrechtSport Sports Volunteer of the Year, 2018 is Utrecht Dominators very own:  Ruud Heijsman To quote the induction: Ruud is quiet, decisive and critical where necessary. Only 25 years old Heijsman...


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Utrecht Wrestling Bonanza

As we mentioned some months ago, wrestling really is at home in Utrecht with the De Halter Wrestling Club Coming soon will be their world famous 49th International Wrestling Tournament, “The Easter Wrestling Tournament”,...