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Things to do

Below is an overview of the program of the 50th Batavierenrace. On the underlying pages you can find more explanation about the different events and the facilities at the different locations.

EnschedeCampus Universiteit TwenteFriday 29th of April
9:00Info desk opensSports Center UT
15:00Camping opensCampus UT
NijmegenRadboud SportcentrumFriday 29th of April
20:00 - 22:00Captains check-up and pickup cyclist vestGym 1
20:00 - 21:30Check-on bicylceIn front Radboud Sportcentre (RSC)
21:45 - 22:30Final briefing team captainsGym 1
21:00 - 1:30DJ Joe Hurt (+ neon dance floor)Starting area
21:00 - 1:30Various performances by NSK TeQuila and Dance FeverStarting area
21:00 - 1:30Bar + foodtruck openStarting area
NijmegenStart Grote MarktFriday 29th of April
20:30 - 22:00Runners’ vests pick-upGrote Markt (in front of the HEMA)
21:30 - 23:30DJ Boy KroesGrote Markt
22:10Warming-up Dance FeverGrote Markt
22:30Start of first stageGrote Markt
NijmegenRadboud SportcentreSaturday 30th of April
22:45 - 23:15Arrival of first runners stage 1
Light show
0:001th restart, teams 1 t/m 50Starting area
0:152e restart, teams 51 t/m 100Starting area
0:303e restart, teams 101 t/m 150Starting area
0:454e restart, teams 151 t/m 200Starting area
1:005e restart, teams 201 t/m 250Starting area
1:156e restart, teams 251 t/m 300Starting area
1:307e restart, teams 301 t/m 350Starting area
4:30Departure of buses Nijmegen - Ulft starting group 1 t/m 4Driehuizerweg (at the back of the Radboud Sportcentre )
5:00Departure of buses Nijmegen - Ulft starting group 5 t/m 7Driehuizerweg (at the back of the Radboud Sportcentre )
EnschedeCampus Universiteit TwenteSaturday 30th of April
4:00Departure busses Enschede - Ulft starting group 1, 2 and 3Campuslaan (between the hockey- and football field, near the Linde)
4:30Departure busses Enschede - Ulft starting group 4 and 5Campuslaan (between the hockey- and football field, near the Linde)
5:00Departure busses Enschede - Ulft starting group 6 and 7Campuslaan (between the hockey- and football field, near the Linde)
UlftRestart DRU-CultuurfabriekSaturday 30th of April
Arrival of the first runners of stage 9
Arrival first bus Nijmegen - Ulft
Arrival first bus Enschede - Ulft
04:00 - 08:45Possibility to eat or drink somethingDRU-Cultuurfabriek
5:30 - 7:45Departure buses Ulft - Enschede
6:151th restart, teams 1 t/m 50
6:302e restart, teams 51 t/m 100
6:453e restart, teams 101 t/m 150
7:004e restart, teams 151 t/m 200
7:155e restart, teams 201 t/m 250
7:306e restart, teams 251 t/m 300
7:457e restart, teams 301 t/m 350
NijmegenRadboud SportcentrumSaturday 30th of April
9:00Departure buses Nijmegen - Barchem starting group 1 to 4Driehuizerweg (at the back of the Radboud Sportcentre)
9:30Departure buses Nijmegen - Barchem starting group 5 to 7Driehuizerweg (at the back of the Radboud Sportcentre)
EnschedeCampus Universiteit TwenteSaturday 30th of April
9:15Departure buses Enschede - Barchem starting group 1 to 3
9:45Departure buses Enschede - Barchem starting group 4 and 5
10:15Departure buses Enschede - Barchem starting group 6 and 7
BarchemRestartSaturday 30th of April
Arrival first runner stage 17
Arrival first bus Nijmegen - Barchem
Arrival first bus Enschede - Barchem
08:00-12:30Possibility to shower and change clothesDorpshuis ‘t Onderschoer
10:00-14:00Possibility to eat or drink somethingDorpshuis 't Onderschoer and at the square at Kerklaan
10:45 - 12:45Departure buses Barchem - Enschede
11:151th restart, teams 1 t/m 50
11:302e restart, teams 51 t/m 100
11:453e restart, teams 101 t/m 150
12:004e restart, teams 151 t/m 200
12:155e restart, teams 201 t/m 250
12:306e restart, teams 251 t/m 300
12:457e restart, teams 301 t/m 350
EnschedeRestart Oude MarktSaturday 30th of April
17:20Restart womenOude Markt
17:40Restart menOude Markt
EnschedeCampus Universiteit TwenteSaturday 30th of April
17:45Arrival of first runners stage 24/25UTrack
17:45 - 20:00Runners' vest intakeBastille
Opening of the food street
20:00Start of BatavierenFestivalUT festival area
23:00Award ceremonyVrumona tent
2:00End of BatavierenFestival
EnschedeCampus Universiteit TwenteSunday 1st of May
8:00Wake up campsitesHockey-, Carillon- and Vlindercamping
8:30Wake up call dormitories Sport CentreSport Centre UT
8:30 – 10:00Distribution of breakfast
11:00Closing campsitesHockey-, Carillon- and Vlindercamping
11:00Closing dormitories Sport CentreSport Centre UT