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Avro TV BMX Series

rijnhal indoorSeen on this picture is Gerrit Does being interviewed by Karel v.d. Graaf, the TV man who presented the AVRO TV BMX series during the early ‘80's on Dutch national TV. Picture taken in the RIJNHAL in Arnhem during the AVRO INDOOR TROPHY, January 1983, were was announced that the first outside World Championship of BMX would take place in Holland and more specific in Slagharen.

The RIJNHAL Indoor race concerned did draw so many spectators, that on National radio and TV it was announced: don't go there now, because the roads were blocked and the indoor hall was totally sold out. Fantastic time during the first 6 years of BMX in Holland, that's for sure.