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Full nameAssen
Official nameAssen
Settlement typeMunicipality / City
Total Area32.2 sq mi (83.48 km2)
Land Area31.7 sq mi (82.09 km2)
Water Area0.5 sq mi (1.39 km2)
Total Population64320 (1 January, 2007)
Density (pop.)784/km2 (2030.6/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
- Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)

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Assen ( ) is a municipality and a city in the north eastern Netherlands, capital of the province of Drenthe. It received city rights in 1809.

Assen's main claim to fame is the TT Circuit Assen the motorcycle racing circuit, where on the last Saturday in June the Dutch TT is run.

Assen has a railway station - Assen railway station.

Assen Video

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Marc Marquez suffered a high-speed crash at Assen's Ramshoek curve during third free practice on Friday morning. The Repsol Honda Team rider will be able to continue, but has suffered fractures...
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After a great day at ADAC Masters (TT-Circuit, The Netherlands) I saw this Nissan GTR laying in the water.
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Mile Pajic crashes in Assen and breaks his hip. (1987)
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'LIKE'' my Facebook page: ------------------------------------------ INFO BELOW! -------------------------------A unique combo on the circuit, with a Ferrari...
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MotoGP⢠turns back the clocks to 2002 at Assen as Alex Barros and Valentino Rossi pleased the crowds with an entertaining battle on track, whilst the final few bends also proved to be dramatic.
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MP3 DOWNLOAD: Ik heb geen hekel aan Justin Bieber of Sean Kingston, dit is voor de lol gemaakt dus neem dit niet serieus! Mijn eerste parodie gemaakt....
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This compilation video features 12 of the worst/most memorable crashes across motorsport during 2010, in chronological order, from all across the world and a wide array of racing categories....
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After a tough start to his 2011 campaign with Ducati, Valentino Rossi´s comeback as a front runner is awaited with bated breath by his legions of fans. The next two MotoGP races will be at...
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Video is from the CIK-FIA european championship in Superkart held at Assen TT circuit 3-5th of August 2012. I start in pole position and fuck up the start, dropping me down to 10th position....
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Team6 reveals information on the new "Flatout Wii" Stunt mode: - Gamasutra Tweet this news
Gamasutra--Established in 2001, headquartered in -Assen- (the Netherlands), Team6 Game Studios BV is an independent developer of computer games with the main focus (but ... - Date : Fri, 29 Oct 2010 14:07:57 GMT+00:00
“The Best is Still to Come” Warns Fastest Paralympian on the Planet - International Paralymic Committee Tweet this news
International Paralymic Committee--In his first major international event, the IPC Athletics World Championships in -Assen- in 2006 Smyth smashed the 100m T13 class World record not only in the ... - Date : Mon, 08 Nov 2010 09:41:33 GMT+00:00
Hague mayor refutes Azeri disinformation - PanARMENIAN.Net Tweet this news
PanARMENIAN.Net--He reminded that the decision was taken in summer and emphasized that a monument in commemoration of the Armenian Genocide was inaugurated in -Assen- in 2001. ... - Date : Wed, 03 Nov 2010 14:45:33 GMT+00:00
Oscar spearheads SA team to world champs - Times LIVE Tweet this news
Times LIVE--Pistorius, also known as the Blade Runner, will compete in the 100-metre, 200m and 400m - all races he won four years ago at the last championship in -Assen-, ... - Date : Tue, 02 Nov 2010 08:27:02 GMT+00:00
Superleague Formula Set to Shake Cardiff - Tweet this news, Liverpool, Portimao and Pamplona have all had their foundations shaken in 2010 thanks to the power of Superleague Formula.--- - Date : Thu, 11 Nov 2010 14:53:21 GMT+00:00
Bridgestone Reviews MotoGP's 2010 Finale - Tweet this news“This year we have set eight new lap records (including new circuits Silverstone and Aragon and a slightly remodelled -Assen-, meaning records at a third of ... - Date : Wed, 10 Nov 2010 16:31:35 GMT+00:00
Crunch time for Rookies present and future - Red Bull (International) Tweet this news
Red Bull (International)--He turned his year round with a win in the 1st race at -Assen- and seized the Cup lead in the most dramatic fashion with double victories at the Sachsenring. ... - Date : Sun, 08 Aug 2010 17:23:22 GMT+00:00
GT Masters: Christian Hohenadel Assen summary - Tweet this news at Le Castellet two weeks ago with high expectation to the Netherlands for fourth round of the German ADAC GT Masters at the TT Circuit in -Assen-. ... - Date : Mon, 19 Jul 2010 22:50:00 GMT+00:00
Brits dominate on Silverstone WSBK return - Yahoo! Eurosport UK Tweet this news
Yahoo! Eurosport UK--As was the case at -Assen-, the Union Jack would fly aloft the podium in both races, while an all-British top five in second encounter would add to the ... - Date : Sun, 01 Aug 2010 20:41:19 GMT+00:00
Camier: It's all about eradicating the mistakes now... - Tweet this news Camier has ascended the rostrum twice thus far this season - with third place at -Assen- and second at Miller Motorsports Park - those achievements ... - Date : Fri, 09 Jul 2010 13:22:30 GMT+00:00

Municipalities of Drenthe

Aalten * Aa en Hunze * Assen * Borger-Odoorn * Coevorden * Emmen * Hoogeveen * Meppel * Midden-Drenthe{ * Noordenveld * Tynaarlo * Westerveld * De Wolden

Capital cities of the Netherlands


North Brabant
North Holland
South Holland
The Hague

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