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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.


Sport in Utrecht means Sport Utrecht

I contacted SportUtrechts Communications Advisor, Yvonne Mureau to ask about the organisation and to see what it gives the good people of Utrecht. She was very helpful and her attitude bodes well for future...


Albert Heijn Gets Sporty

Whilst talking sport with Sport Utrechts Communications Advisor, Yvonne Mureau, she brought my attention to a scheme your friendly Albert Heijn supermarket is promoting. The promotion will be running till 25 November, it is...


This Weekends Results:

Football Eredivisie FC Gronigen 1 FC Utrecht 1 15th place Eerste Klasse A DHSC 1 CSV Broek Op Langedijk 1 5th place Derde Divisie USV Hercules 2. Dongen 4 12th place Hockey Kampong Men...

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Weekend Sports Results

Who have you been following this season? Do you find that sport helps you integrate into Dutch life? Get along to see one of your top class Utrecht sporting clubs. Here is how they...

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Dick Advocaat to coach FC Utrecht

As expected, FC Utrecht announced today that Dick Advocaat has been appointed head coach. He succeeds Jean-Paul de Jong. Advocaat has signed a contract for the rest of this season. Marinus Dijkhuizen and Rick...

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Ellen Van Dijk wins Vuelta

Utrecht Regions very own cyclist Ellen van Dijk has won the Madrid Challenge, the women’s competition that is part of the Vuelta. She ended in sixth place on Sunday after the 100 kilometre stage...

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Kampong Mens Hockey Club defeat Tilburg

Kampong moved into second place in the National League after defeating Tilburg 6-0 at home. Goal scorers for the home team were: Björn Kellerman 2, ‘Martijn Havenga, Robbert Kemperman 2 and Boet Pfijffer Kampong are...


FC Utrecht lose 2-1 against FC Emmen

In their first game after the international break FC Utrecht, despite being unbeaten in their last 16 home games in the Eredivisie, lost in their first ever Eredivisie game against FC Emmen. The team...