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SSO Covid-19 Update #2

We’ve been dreading to write you this letter but now the time has come. In Europe we flattened the curve and as numbers never lie, we need to admit the COVID-19 crisis is very serious. In The Netherlands we are carefully awakening from the lockdown and all supplies can be transported again. Yet some institutions will restrict the number of …

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SSO – COVID-19 Update #1

We hope that you and your family are safe and well as we face this global crisis together. As the news continues to develop around the world, our thoughts are with those affected by the COVID-19 outbreak and we stand in solidarity with everyone working so hard to contain the virus. Due to the potential for this situation to continue …

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2020 Race Season dates

The race weekends are confirmed for 2020! One city is confirmed below. We’ll update you as soon as we can. 2020 Race Season: Mandatory technical inspection: 10th of May 2020 (POSTPONED) Race 1: 14*/15/16th of May – North of The Netherlands (POSTPONED) Race 2: 4*/5/6th of June – Purmerend, The Netherlands together with Young Solar Challenge (POSTPONED) Race 3: 3*/4/5th …

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2019 Drechtsteden – Results World Cup Series after last race

For the last time this year, sixteen different international teams competed against each other during the Solar Sport One World Cup Series. On Friday 6th and Saturday 7th September the teams were able to score points during several races in order to win the World Cup Series. Solar Sport One organised the races in cooperation with the maritime event FLOW …

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2019 Solar Sport One Groningen – Results after 3 races

Groningen – The Sluiskade was for the second time the scene of the solar boat races in the centre of Groningen. The long distance race went to the Zuidlaardermeer on Friday. An almost 44 kilometre long test for the 15 solar boats in order to bridge this in the most efficient way possible. As with the Formula 1 car races, …

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2019 Solar Sport One – Purmerend / De Beemster

Purmerend / De Beemster – For the second time boats powered by the sun only sail in the municipalities of Purmerend / De Beemster. Around the Kanaalkade 17 international teams competed for the world title. On Thursday, Theatre De Purmaryn kicked off during the speaker’s event ‘Solar Stages’. The mini-solar competition in the swimming pools on the Beemsterburgwal was a …

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Solar event update – Purmerend – De Beemster & Groningen (NL)

Vanaf vandaag strijken we weer neer in Purmerend – De Beemster. Voor de eerste wedstrijd van Solar Sport One. Volgend weekend verhuizen we het hele circus weer naar Groningen. Dan is er een kleine zomerstop en zullen we 6/7 september afreizen naar het zuiden van het land. Aan de voormiddag van de race in Purmerend – De Beemster hebben we een Solar Stages evenement georganiseerd …

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Solar Stages Winter Edition

Off-season teams are working hard to get progression. As an organisation stimulating innovation we would like to help. The Solar Stages are organized  for participants and participants to-be so they can watch, learn, discuss and feel the broad spectrum of the Solar Sport. Discussion tables, pitches, workshops, activation on how to improve racing, sustainable energy and maritime transport. This gives you …

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2019 Race Season dates

Three race weekends are confirmed for 2019! Two race weekend dates are confirmed. One city is confirmed below. We’ll update you as soon as we can. 2019 Race Season: 12 May 2019: Mandatory technical inspection 21-22 June 2019: Middle part of The Netherlands 28-29 June 2019: Purmerend/Beemster September 2019: Southern part of The Netherlands

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We are hiring! Dutch Chief Sunny Side

We willen de beste Chief Sunny Side mogelijk Kennis delen, ondernemers betrekken en publiek enthousiasmeren is de basis om wat te doen voor een duurzamere maatschappij. Het volledig betrekken van het onderwijs in dit programma is daar een logisch gevolg van. Heb jij contacten binnen het onderwijs en bedrijfsleven in Nederland en ben jij toe aan een uitdaging? Dan hebben …