18 October 2022 |

Goal is The Ocean Race

Team NextGen is not participating in the Ocean Race. A big damper for Jelmer van Beek, but he will not let it go. The race around the world has always been his one and only goal, and it will remain so. A podcast about resilience, dreams and goals.

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10 August 2022 | Max Skûtsje Journaal

Comment on Skûtsjesilen

Attention for Skûtsjesilen. There are match reports and reports from the SKS Skûtsjesilen in Friesland. After a year of absence, the competition will take place again this year.

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24 March 2022 |

From Optimist to winner The Ocean Race

Skipper Jelmer van Beek’s boyhood dream. speaks Jelmer van Beek at the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta 2022. He is 27 years old, sails at the highest level and is skipper on the VO65 of Team Dutch Sail – Janssen de Jong. We were allowed to spend a day on board the VO65. In between…

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20 February 2020 |

Jelmer van Beek about America’s Cup: “Definitely an ambition!”

This article was already written in September 2019, after DutchWave became Danish Champion. It is still nice to read how the America’s Cup keeps Jelmer van Beek busy. Not one, but two AC75s were launched recently. Those New Zealanders were the first with their Te Aihe, which means ‘dolphin’ in Maori. However, the Americans were…

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18 September 2017 | Zeilhelden

Nice reward after a year of hard work

The Dutch team Dutch Wave has won the open Dutch Match Racing Championship after a blistering final. The winning team consisted of Jelmer van Beek (22, Groningen), Rob Sprij (26, Schiedam) and Wietse Pijlman (24, Groningen).

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