Welcome to the website of G.S.S.V. Tjas, the world’s largest student speedskating society! Experiencing life in the Netherlands isn’t complete without experiencing speedskating. Tjas offers speedskating practice for everyone, from beginners to advanced skaters. Below, you can find relevant information about becoming a member. If you have any questions or would like to receive some more information, you can send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
The summer season is from the third week of april untill the second week of October. So when the speed skating season ends and the ice rink closes Tjas continues! You can keep training whole summer at Tjas. We Cycle and train off-ice.
Each Wednesday we have a cycling training. The training groups vary from beginner to advanced.
So you can train on your own level. At the beginning of each summer season we offer an cycling beginners course. To compare your cycling skills we organise time trials within Tjas to see how fast you are
During the off-ice trainings on Monday and Thursday you can work on your power and skating technique. The exercises vary a lot to ensure all your muscles are being trained so you can start the speed skating season in shape. The off-ice trainings are also perfect preparation for our internal running competition and batavierenrace!