Last weekend of may, I finished 3rd place in the C-final of the Dutch Rental Kart Championships, at the Swalmen track in Limburg. Unfortunately I wasn’t able to keep my 2nd startposition at the grid. It is the 3rd top 3 finish in 4 races, so I can’t complain.    Read More →

I’ll complete in 2 Sodi World Series qualifying races with 2 absolute top drivers as teammates. June 23rd, Steve Kolela (Number 11 in the 2017 World ranking) and I will compete in a 2 Hour endurance race in Lelystad. July 7th, junior European Champion Guillermo van Pamelen and I will also compete in a 2 hour endurance race at the Lelystad track. Those will be my last 2 races before travelling to Szczecin (Poland) for the World Rental Kart Championship.  Read More →

The 2018 season started with a win in the C final of the Dutch Championships. Not bad, being the eldest driver of the group. It was the start of 4 intense months of races, practise sessions and physical  preparations for my second Kart World Championship, this year in Poland.Read More →

Last weekend.. after 3 years, I finally won a race again during the Dutch Championships Rentalkarts, at the Middelburg track. After struggling quite a lot during the 4 qualification races, I managed to win the C Final from pole position. Read More →

3rd place today at the Oldenzaal 2 hour endurance race together with teammate Nanno van der Poel. I’m happy with this result in the last event of 2018! 🙂  Read More →

Last week, the big local newspaper Haarlems Dagblad, wrote quite a nice article about me, over the start of my 30 year during racing career, and the fact that I competed in the rental kart World Championships, last month.Read More →

Last week I finished in 12th position at the Kart World Championships in Madrid, in the 40+ class, out of 25 drivers. The goal was a top 3 result, but after the first few days I found out that the goal was not realistic. Actually, after some very good performances, I’m happy with the result. Thanks to Klazien for all her support!Read More →

After three times a 7th place, and 8th place and a 10th place in the series, my results were good enough to start from the first row in the B final of the Dutch Championship at Oldenzaal, on June 10th. I had a good start and was able to Follow Noelle Smulders. Halfway the race I was faster and able to put pressure on her. The last corner for the straight I was able to overtake her from the outside where she didn’t expect it. I felt quite sure I was winning the race, but 2 corners before the finished she pushed me aside aRead More →

Yesterday evening I broke the lap record at Silverstone Indoor karting in Zwanenburg. Finally a lap under 38 seconds: 37.96! Gave me a good feeling! Coming saturday of to Oldenzaal for the Dutch ChampionshipsRead More →