MGC Rotterdam decides to quit
27 Nov 2008 at 16:49 | Published by: Tiek | Views: 3953 | News search | source: FNMB
The board of MGC Rotterdam in the Netherlands has decided that as of the 1st of January 2009 to club will stop to exist. The club, where a few junior players were quite successful in the late 90's has not got enough members and volunteers left to continue playing.» Original article at the FNMB website
"All members of the board have full-time jobs" says secretary Astrid v/d Kraan. "It will be impossible to combine their jobs with the function they have in the club without the help of other members".
This is a big loss for the Dutch Federation, as MGC Rotterdam always had good players and some fantastic tournaments in the past. Rotterdam was one of the clubs to start a 24 Hour marathon in the Netherlands around a decade ago.
It is not known yet what will happen with both eternit courses the club owns.