- Dune and beach hike
Lets enjoy some autumn colours together: join in on this hike near the Hague. The exact route is TBD but we will meet at the Hague central station. So for you it will be a surprise. Either we start hiking from there or will take a bus first. So do bring your OV card in any case. The hike will be between 15 and 20 km. We will end in Scheveningen near public transport. Optionally with a drink together to close the day. What to bring? Good clothing, meaning rain- and windproof. Shoes with a good profile, something to eat and drink. Good humour. Now, if you decide to sign up it would be great if you note the event in your personal diary, keep track of any messages and respond/act. A week prior to the event I will send a reminder. If you decide not to come please change your RSVP in due advance (on the morning of the event is a bit late honestly) If you do come then transfer your payment as requested. Important: mention your meetup name in the transfer otherwise it is not possible to see who is who. https://tikkie.me/pay/c23rrpb53menolaef31g Contribution for the organisation, to confirm your presence and for one hot drink along the route. See on the 20th! Carissima
- Basketball (outdoor)
Basketball is a great and fun way to get fit and stay in shape. Even President Barack Obama plays the game on a daily basis as part of his fitness regimen. Let’s play a game of street basketball at the outdoor basketball court at the Bakkersstraat in city center. It's possible that the court is occupied, in that case we have to wait a bit or move to another one. All level players are welcome; from beginners to profs (I’m a beginner). On YouTube you can find some video’s about basic game rules, for example this one: https://youtu.be/K9NCz43Ryw4 Please bring both a white and a dark colored shirt to form teams. I will bring a ball. Please cancel your rsvp in advance if you're not planning to join! This event is limited to 20 persons (4 teams of 5). In case of bad weather this event will be rescheduled.
- Hiking weekend in Belgium
Fancy a weekend out in a beautiful area not that far away? Then join in on this trip. Nature reserve Hoge Venen - Eifel is located in the highest area of Belgium (and partly in Germany) consisting of moors, heathers, forests and meadows. What's the plan? Friday evening: settle in, have a drink and prepare for the next day. Saturday: Do some great hiking between 15 and 20 km. (in hilly terrain) Visit a special local brewery - and do some tasting of course Sunday: Another stunning walk in the area - say goodbye and drive back to NL We will be staying in a communal lodging in shared rooms. The price for this weekend is 225 euros. Included in the price are: Drink and snack on friday evening Overnight stay on friday and saturday Breakfast on saturday and sunday Snacks, fruit, extra's to take along on the hikes Visit to a brewery with a tasting and meal Two guided hikes Not included are: Transportation to and from the location. Any other drinks or food you want to have along the road. There is room for 12 people. If you sign up here then also make your payment. This secures your spot and enables me to proceed with the reservation. Payments to: Veldwerk NL62TRIO[masked] Mention your meetup name with your transfer. Once it's clear who will be going we can arrange carpooling. If necessary I can advise you about hiking gear and/or what to bring. Looking forward!
**Please note: The date for this event is fictional, no date is confirmed yet** Have a blast sailing on land! A blow kart is a land yacht for the beach. It's easy to learn and suitable for everyone; you'll be speeding down the beach in no time. You operate the sail by using your hands. A blokart instructor will explain us in about 15 minutes how to operate safely. Safety is very important, therefor everyone will be wearing a helmet. After the instructions we have 1 hour of play time, everyone has its own blokart. We can also do a little competition. The costs will be 20 euros per person (this is cheap; regular price is 30 euros!). A Tikkie-link for the deposit will follow soon. Blokarting is possible from wind speed 3 or 4 (beaufort), but it will be more fun with at least wind speed 5. And we need low water ('eb' in Dutch). Because the weather forecast is difficult to predict, i will need to notice you on a short term (24-48 hrs). I will keep an eye on the forecasts (https://www.windguru.cz/572 and https://scheveningen.com/nl/getijden-eb-vloed.php). Anyway, it will be either a Saturday or Sunday. This event is limited to 10 persons and the location might change, depending on availability. You can already sign up and i will let you know as soon as a date is planned. Please check your messages regularly. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aw5JP-JkuEU&t=14s **Please note: The date for this event is fictional, no date is confirmed yet**