Saturday 10 June 2017, 12noon at Upnor Castle until 1pm at the Historic Dockyard
Another exciting event as a team of former Dutch marines take part in the Dutch Marines Rowing Challenge on the river Medway. The event will start at Upnor Castle and finish at Nelson's Gate at the Historic Dockyard. There will also be commentary from Nelson's Gate by a descendant of Admiral Michiel de Ruyter. This race is supported by Dutch dredging and marine contractor Van Oord who has designed a floating "chain" that will act as the finish line.
Saturday 10 June 2017
Witness an exciting handball match between London GD Handball club and Dutch club KRAS Voldendam. This fast paced and high scoring team sport makes a welcome return to Medway and is set to be an entertaining watch. Both clubs look to outperform the other team as their competitive sides kick in and the rivalry begins.
Mini Youth Games - football
Tuesday 13 June 2017, locations around Medway
This event is open to pupils from every primary school child in Medway and invited external schools. There will be prizes awarded at each event and points are gained towards an overall mini youth games title.
Medway Big Ride
Saturday 17 June 2017, 11am to 2pm, venues across Medway
We continue our exciting 'Big Ride' event which is open to people of all ages and any experience level so anyone can join in the fun. The event will include family rides, children’s races and trails. This event will be action packed and will include the Brompton Challenge, Yedoo Scooters, pump tracks and gravity trick shows.
Anglo-Dutch fencing match
Saturday 17 June 2017 from 10am to 5pm at Slip No.3, Historic Dockyard Chatham
Watch an exciting match between The Tenterden Swords as they compete against the Pallos fencing club of Utrecht.
British Army vs Dutch Navy Football Match
Friday 9 June 2017, 2pm at Garrison Football Ground, Gillingham
Watch as the British Army take on the Dutch navy in a friendly football match. With both teams being highly competitive and pride is at stake so you can bet the traditional rivalry between Army and Navy will be in full force.