The trip around the world on the R1 was the first adventure in which sponsors made a big contribution. geld29
‘Bags full of money’ weren’t there, but without their, especially material help, it never would have been possible to complete the 250.000km long trip this way.

Many thanks to:

Yamaha Motor Nederland
For the brand new YZF R1 which turned out to be indestructible.

MotoPort Nederland
For the support and the publishing of the travel stories.

For the many tyres and shipment of those throughout the world.

Lookwell Bike Fashion
For the custom-made suit with washable lining!

Clymer Repair Manuals
For the support.

Arai Helmet
For the to my design wish sprayed helmet and further help.

Bever Zwerfsport
For the camping equipment.

Putoline Oil
For delivering such good oil that the motor never had to be overhauled.

For the alarm of bike and boxes.

Motor Service Vierlingsbeek
For all spare parts and with regard to technical questions, that I could call on your help at all times.

Laser Exhausts
For supply of an exhaust with a wonderfully four-in-line-symphony.

Van Wylick
For strenghtening the subframe and other special welding.

For the motor boots.

For the steering damper and special rear shock.

Osco Chain Oiler
For the chain oil system which does NOT spill oil all over.

Motiv IT masters
For building a website.

Peter Theuws
For spraying the boxes.

Fainox Stainless Steel Products
For custom-made aluminum boxes to carry and protect my laptop, video camera and videotapes.

M.C.M Mariënvelde
For your spontaneous support.

Juwett Tweewielers
For welding the boxes.

Motorcamping D’n Toerstop
For the support.

Jo Stevens Las- en Constructiewerken
For supplying sheet metal to make the boxes, the cutting and shaping of it.

Zeilmakerij Leo Claessens Venray
For labour and material.

Pinlock vizier
For the fog free visors and support.

K&N filters
For the air filter which hardly ever needs cleaning.

For the hearing protection.

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