Dutch Women’s Speed Skating Team

Team Anker is a commercial Dutch skating team that is in business since 2010. The team is led by coach Dennis van der Gun and Erwin in Hove. The team is at the beginning of the 2010-2011 season from five female skaters. The team formed by the dissolution of VPZ squad. More in team reading this article.

General/History

Team Anker was born on 16 september 2010 and 2010 put Sponsor Anker Guarantees “a signature under his first contract. The team was founded by Thijsje Oenema, Sophie Nijman and initially also Sanne van der Star. They were formerly active in VPZ troupe, which in mid-2010, ceased to exist. The team consists exclusively of women and with the exception of two of the three remaining initiatives workers also signed Ingeborg Kroon, Linde de Vries and Irene Schouten in the squad.
Thus they became one of the current seven teams and has a number of national sub-elite in the ranks.Sprint Star Sanne van der Star had so long been involved in the formation of the team and was accompanied by Nijman and Oenema. The deal was already around, since Van der Star in his own words “for unfair reasons and of the bizarre circumstances” was no longer welcome in the team. She decided later by the province of Friesland to run.

Season 2010-2011

The first major deal for the newly formed team will be at 05-07 november, when NC Distances are held in Heerenveen. Where rijdsters can also qualify for World Cup events. NK Sprint on 27, 28 and December 29, 2010 in Heerenveen will be a major focus for the team, mainly consisting good sprinters.
The team is coached and trained by Dennis van der Gun and Erwin in Hove. Van der Gun was himself active skier until 2008 and then hired as coach at VPZ squad. The relatively young coaches in Hove had since 2001 worked on also VPZ.
The most important skaters are, of course, Thijsje Oenemma and Sophie Nijman, both specialised in the shortest distance. So Oenema 2009 won the bronze in the 500 meters in NK distance and a year later 4.

First commercial women’s team

The team presented itself as the first commercial team who focus entirely on women. Shortly afterwards it was announced that Marianne Timmer, Annette Gerritsen and Margot Boer set up a new women’s team, called Team League. Njiman was even less successful, but managed in 2007 to all sometimes places for World Cup races over 1000 metres and had to go last season in the World Cup sprint, where she was 13th at the World Championships sprint did. Ingeborg Kroon together, which at the time was 21.

Anchor Selection Team for season 2010-2011

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Annette Gerritsen and Sayuri Yoshii Photos Photos

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Olympic crush: Dutch speed skater Suzanne Schulting

Olympic crush: Dutch speed skater Suzanne Schulting

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Annette Gerritsen Photos Photos – Speed Skating

Annette Gerritsen Photos Photos - Speed Skating

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Annette Gerritsen in Speed Skating – Day 7

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Dutch speedskaters pick up where they left off, sweeping ...

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Dutch speedskaters pick up where they left off, sweeping ...

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International speed skating competitions hosted by Canada

International speed skating competitions hosted by Canada

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