Introductie weekend 2019

In het weekend van 5/6 oktober is het weer tijd voor het jaarlijkse introductie weekend van Hellingproof.
De Axi heeft al een mooi programma samengesteld voor het weekend en dit zal er als volgt uitzien:

 

Zaterdag 5 Oktober:

  • Fietsspeurtocht door de omgeving in twee groepen. 10:00 verzamelen voor de bongerd
  • Quiz en borrelen op de bongerd, vanaf 15:00
  • Gezamenlijk eten op de Haarweg en de legendarische beerpong kunsten van je mede hellingprofs aanschouwen. 19:00 verzamelen op de Haarweg. (Adres wordt nog bekend gemaakt)


Zondag 6 Oktober:

  • Samen brunchen op de bongerd om 12:00 (zodat er genoeg tijd is om de vorige avond te verwerken ;)), neem ook allemaal je lekkerste ontbijt ingredient mee!
  • Nadat de maagjes goed gevuld zijn is het tijd voor het legendarische rondje Posbank inclusief koffiestop natuurlijk


Er zijn geen kosten aan het introductie weekend verbonden, des te meer een reden om te komen. Zoals te zien staat er weer een heel leuk introductie weekend voor je klaar en ben je nou net lid van Hellingproof dan is dit de manier om je mede Hellingprofs beter te leren kennen! Ben je inmiddels al doorgewinterde Hellingprof en al onderdeel geworden van het Hellingproof meubilair? Wees niet bang, ook dan mag je komen!
Wij hebben al veel zin in het introductie weekend en hopen veel Hellingprofs en potentiële Hellingprofs te zien op het introductie weekend!


Groetjes,

De Axi


P.S.
Het zou fijn zijn als je ons laat weten of je komt, welke dagen/dag door ons een mailtje te sturen.
Als je mee eet en vegetarisch/veganistisch bent of bepaalde allergieën hebt, laat dat dan s.v.p. ook even weten :).

Studentencup Utrecht

On Sunday the 23rd of June the student cup of Utrecht took place. The student races started with the women’s race, in which Sigrid and Anna participated. During the race Sigrid was easy pedalling in the bunch and even had enough time to photograph Tjalle eating some unhealthy food:

Anna didn’t manage to see this ‘act of crime’ by Tjalle during the race but at the end of the race she still sprinted to a nice 5th place!

Afterwards it was time for the men without license. After about 15 minutes this race was stopped due to a large crash, in which luckily no Hellingprofs were badly injured. After the re-start the Domrenner (Utrecht), who were with a lot of riders, tried to control the race. However they weren’t successful, since Harmen managed to escape and drop his fellow escapee. This led him to his first student cup victory! Behind him, the Hellingproof train was on fire, which resulted in a 2nd place for Robin and a 3rd place for Bram. A first every Hellingproof clean sweap in the student cup!

Hellingproof BBQ

Thursday 20th of June there was the yearly and already famous Hellingproof BBQ to celebrate that it is almost time for the summer holidays. This year the BBQ didn’t take place at Hoevestein but near the earth houses at Haarweg. Harmen provided some nice goat meat, while the Axi made sure that there was also enough food for the vegetarian Hellingprofs.

After everyone had eaten their belly round, it was time for a game of Hellingproof football. Not to confuse with normal football, since Hellingproof football is a lot more aggressive (Onno). Last year there were people with severe injuries from the BBQ football game. This year it was only limited by some bruises (or maybe this means that the game was not played well enough). Afterwards everyone recovered from the effort and enjoyed some more drinks.

It was a very successful and ‘gezellige’ BBQ and we’re looking forward to next years BBQ!

Hellingproof clubkampioenschap

On Wednesday the 5th of June the first ever Hellingproof club championships took place at the track of AXA Veenendaal. We kicked off with the women’s race. The first few laps the bunch stayed together although there were several attacks. However, after some time Anouk thought it was time to attack and she never saw the bunch again and took the win! The rest of the peloton sprinted for the other podium spots. Vera took the second place and Sonja sprinted to the third place.

 

The non-licence and licence men raced together during the club championships. The race kicked off with a high pace instantly. That’s why the peloton was already ripped apart after a few laps. During the race lots of attacks took place, Jetze accounted for more than half of them. But the attacks didn’t result in anything. However at the end of the race a small group managed to escape what was left of the peloton. This group sprinted for the win and this resulted in Bram sprinting to the first place with a few lengths and Harmen sprinted to the second place just before Jetze.

 

Afterwards, the ceremony took place in Café Loburg while we enjoyed some well-deserved drinks.