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Pan American Games 2011

Pan American Games 2011
NAOC participates with 11 athletes in 6 sports in the Pan American Games 2011 in Guadalajara 2011. The sports are taekwondo, sailing, shooting, karate, swimming and cycling. The athletes are participating under the PASO Flag, as NAOC lost Olympic recognition. Chief of Mission Remco Tevreden said in his...
October 14th, 2011 | featured, Games, Panam Games | Read More

IOC dims Olympic Flame of 61 year old Olympic Committee of the Netherlands Antilles

IOC dims Olympic Flame of 61 year old Olympic Committee of the Netherlands Antilles
The political structure of the “Netherlands Antilles” has considerably changed since 10 October 2010 when this territory, consisting of the Caribbean islands Curacao, St. Maarten, St. Eustatius, Bonaire and Saba was formally dissolved. Each of the islands got new ties with the Netherlands and together...
July 5th, 2011 | Events, featured, International, Olympics | Read More

Brother and Sister Muller return from US Open

Brother and Sister Muller return from US Open
The 2011 U.S. Taekwondo Open was organized on 17-21 February in Austin, Texas. NAOC send our two athletes Lianne and Audy Muller first to a trainingscamp in Mexico, and then to participate in the US Open. The aim of this participation was to prepare on a high level, towards the qualifying competition...
February 24th, 2011 | Events, featured, International, Taekwondo | Read More

Registration [closed] Sport Management Course

Registration [closed] Sport Management Course
NAOC is organizing the annual Sport Management Course which will take place on Curacao (9,10, 23,24 april 2011) and St. Maarten (To be announced). Boardmembers, trainers, and other volunteers in sports are invited to participate in this course.  The different topics presented will be: Applied Sport...
February 22nd, 2011 | Courses, Events, featured, Marketing, National | Read More

Youth Olympics: Bronze medal for Just v. Aanholt

Youth Olympics: Bronze medal for Just v. Aanholt
Just van Aanholt, born on Curacao, was the last athlete competing at the Youth Olympics in Singapore. Before the last sailing race (Byte CII class), he was ranked 4th. With faith and motivation Just miraculously  succeeded in winning the last race, and then won the Bronze Medal for the Netherlands Antilles. Virgin...
August 25th, 2010 | Events, featured, International, Sailing, Sports, Youth Games | Read More