(http://www.energiewachttour.nl/images/HAT_LOGO.png)The current Energiewacht Tour for women goes from 2017 Healthy Aging Tour through life. The regional health network 'Healthy Aging' connects her name for three years on the bike tour. Healthy Aging Network thus get the chance to spend their laudable project the attention. Cooperation between the successful stage race for the World Summit on Women and Healthy Aging is made possible by financial support from the Groninger Rabobanken.Gezamenlijk thus they contribute to increasing Vande awareness of the importance of good health among the inhabitants of North Netherlands.
Athletes at the starting line
The Healthy Aging Tour is a UCI stage race for women will be held annually in the second week of April. The cycling event, from the beginning sponsored by Energiewacht bears now called Healthy Aging Tour. The game consists of six stages through the province of Groningen, held over five days. The Healthy Aging Tour is to start the world of female cycling every year. In 2016 tied the best eight women's teams in the world compete in the stage race for women. Former world time trial, Ellen van Dijk won the final classification. Ellen also recently won the European Championship time trial in Plumelec. In recent editions were world champions and former Olympic and world champion Marianne Vos, world champion Lizzie Armitstead and the later Olympic champion Anna van der Breggen departure. Since 2013 there has also been an issue for junior women.
seize opportunities in health
The European Commission awarded the Northern Netherlands as the only region in the Netherlands with four stars for its knowledge and innovations that contribute to a healthy and active society. But knowledge alone is not enough: to the northern Netherlands to make the healthiest regions of Europe, all residents must, young and old, are achieved. The Healthy Aging Tour is the ideal platform for this. Harry Scholte behalf Rabobank Healty Aging pleased to bring extra attention. "The Healthy Aging Tour fits well into the future 'Perspective Groningen 2025 Rabobank. This view has set itself the aim to bring about a tilting movement in thinking and acting together with Groningers. We want to look ahead together with people and the opportunities that are redeemable with one another. Focusing inter alia on the promotion of a healthier lifestyle behaviors. Aging is an important but complex issue. We have worked with Healthy Aging as a partner in this field. We felt like Groninger Rabobanks, moreover, had retained the match for Groningen. The competition to baptize in Healthy Aging Tour we support two important things like Groninger Rabobanks: maintaining a beautiful cycling spectacle and contributing to healthy people of the province of Groningen. "
Boost for healthy activities
Daan Bultje as director of Healthy Aging Network Northern Netherlands (HANNN) enthusiastic about the collaboration. "HANNN related to the ambition North Netherlands healthier. We want to bring a movement of citizens, organizations, businesses and governments that want to contribute to this. In the weeks leading up to the stage race we want to Healthy Aging Tour caravan along the different starting points in dealing with activities that give an impetus to the health of all generations. For us, the healthy Aging Tour so a great stepping stone to all activities in the field of health by the people of the northern Netherlands. "
World brings Groningen in motion
Organizer Thijs Rondhuis of Healthy Aging Tour is delighted after Energiewacht again to connect a strong brand on his lap. "We are proud that we in the coming years may be named Healthy Aging Tour and thereby gain the support of the Rabobank. We will further develop the competition and development in various fields together with partners activities on health and move further boost. We hope that following the Rabobank more companies will join the Healthy Aging Tour Both the women's cycling as the province of Groningen -. the two main pillars of our round - the partnership is a wonderful boost the world of women's peloton now goes. Groningen encourage to stay or to move. So we bring together top and grassroots.
Stage: 1a - 5 April : Leek ITT
| 17.00 km|
|Stage: 1b - 5 April : Grijpskerk - Zuidhorn|| 77.60 km|
|Stage: 2 - 6 April : Baflo - Winsum TTT|| 19.60 km|
|Stage: 3 - 7 April : Musselkanaal - Stadskanaal|| 154.40 km|
|Stage: 4 - 8 April : Finsterwolde - Oldambt|| 126.60 km|
|Stage: 5 - 9 April : Borkum|| 117.90 km|
Stage: 1a - 5 April : Leek ITT, 17.00 km
Stage: 1b - 5 April : Grijpskerk - Zuidhorn, 77.60 km
Stage: 2 - 6 April : Baflo - Winsum TTT, 19.60 km
Stage: 3 - 7 April : Musselkanaal - Stadskanaal, 154.40 km
Stage: 4 - 8 April : Finsterwolde - Oldambt, 126.60 km
Stage: 5 - 9 April : Borkum, 117.90 km
All Healthy Ageing Tour races wil be broadcasted live to the tv and the internet. A cooperation between NDC mediagroep, Healthy Ageing Network Northern Netherlands (HANNN) and the four Rabobank offices in the Northern Netherlands makes this possible. The Healthy Ageing Tour will be the first lady stage race that will be broadcasted live from start to finish.
The teams will be live for sixteen hours, which means that they will be able to create a lot of international exposure for their sponsors. Not only will there be live broadcasting, the stages will also be summarized in six to seven minutes.
Next to broadcasting the stages, a special newspaper will be published and spread throughout the Northern Netherlands. This newspaper will be an edition of 155.000 copies.http://www.podium.tv/nl/live
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| previous winners|
|2016|| VAN DIJK Ellen|| |
|2015|| BRENNAUER Lisa|| |
|2014|| BRAND Lucinda|| |
|2013|| VAN DIJK Ellen|| |
|2012|| TEUTENBERG Ina-Yoko|| |
|2011|| VISSER Adrie|| |