The Dutch BMX team started the European Championships in Glasgow well. During the qualifying races, all thirteen Dutch players were able to qualify for the next round. These are the eighth finals for the men, and for the women the semi-finals are on the program on Saturday.
Niek Kimmann, Justin Kimmann, Dave van der Burg, Joris Harmsen, Niels Bensink, Kevin van de Groenendaal, Robin Dijk and Mitchel Schotman all managed to finish in the top-4 in their series (over three runs) and thus qualified for the eighth finals (with 40 participants).
In the women Laura Smulders, Merel Smulders, Judy Baauw, Ruby Huisman and Manon Veenstra impressed in the series. They placed themselves effortlessly for the semi-finals (16 other participants).
The final day of the BMX can be followed live on Saturday from 11 am via a livestream on NOS.nl and in the NOS app.