Data miscarry Driving 2012 in Westkapelle:
What is driving miscarry?
In addition to the ringriding in Westkapelle also held miscarry Driving. A gig is a two-wheeled (antique) car, stretched behind a horse. The gig a husband and wife (and sometimes children) in Zeeland costume. Sit
The man driving the horse, the woman tries to stabbing with the spear the ring. The man sends the horse trotting on the trail where the road three to four rings hanging above the road in an iron box. It is about stabbing, as many rings it's not about the speed at which that happens, all the horses have to trot under the ring to stabbing.
The gig and the horse should be decorated. Decorations may only "live" material not with artificial flowers or something The combination of the decorated chaise, a decorated horse and riders dressed in traditional costume is a beautiful sight.
B is used to lance the miscarry driving. This lance is shorter and lighter in weight than A lance used. When ringriding
The ring to stabbing has a diameter of 38 mm. At the face of the cross-section of the ring can, however, be reduced to at least 10 mm. If the ring has been inserted, it must be thrown off. Directly on the back of the lance The ring usually depends on three or four places during the course of an iron box on a rope between two poles (at its Zeeland: 'the dough gers'). In some games along the way, but two rings can be inserted, for example, at the annual demonstration in Burgh. The distance between the bottom of the bus and the road is in the driving miscarry 2.10 meters.
During demonstrations is often driven. Farmer round This means that the roles change: the woman is driving and the man should try to take the road on the rings with the lance. Such a farmer round sometimes leave very surprising results.
When some couples miscarry at the end of the day, put the same number of rings is striven who the ultimate winner of the day is. The miscarry pairs camps just like the ring riding a shrinking ring. The normal competition ring is 38 mm in diameter. When faced one starts with a ring of 32 mm diameter. If this ring is not (more) cross fades, who will insert may continue with camps, where the ring is getting smaller. 32 goes to 26 mm, then to 20 mm, 14 mm to end up with the smallest ring of 10 mm.
Most participants in ring and miscarry drive comes from the former island of Walcheren Walcheren, making the costumes, the most worn during demonstrations and competitions. But of course, carry the members from South Beveland, Arnemuiden or Nieuwland gestation that is common in their region or village.
At each race there miscarry (volunteer) staff. First there is a marshal who is responsible for the proper procedure during the race miscarry. Furthermore, there is a hanger ring, that the ring is in the bus. At each ring Each ring there are usually two writers: one for tracking the state on a large blackboard and a position paper. A ring inserted means a vertical line, a missed ring a horizontal line. The double letter also prevents errors occur when counting the rings inserted per participant.
Then there at the end of the trail a collective board where one or two writers write the total state per participant of each round. The participants themselves indicate the end of the round by how many rings they have crossed the road. Incidentally, this number at the end of the day, or controlled by the position which the authors wrote. At each ring Fraud by the participating pairs is not possible.
Often there is a match with a speaker present, the audience and the participants
constantly abreast of what is happening.
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