Golden women on 4x100 metres relay
The final day of the EC Athletics in Amsterdam resulted in a gold medal for the Dutch women on the 4x100 metres relay. They set a new Dutch record. This is the second gold medal for Dafne Schippers on whom our hopes for the Olympic Games in Rio rest.
This victory also marks the end of the EC. Organizers say the event has been very successful. they sold around 125,000 tickets.
Wonderful gift for Concertgebouw
A wonderful gift for the Concertgebouw on Museumplein. A private music lover is leaving the classical music hall a legacy of 1 million euro. The woman who donated the money was a loyal visitor. The concert hall will invest the money in musical education for children.
Huge bicycle parking in Amsterdam South
You must have noticed: Amsterdam is packed with bicycles. And today the city opened a huge parking facility with 3000 places. The underground parking can be found at the Gustav Mahlerplein in Amsterdam Zuid. Want to take your bike there? The first 24 hours of parking are free.