THE TEAM

Grace de Haas, mother of Joe-Jay 30, Charlie 26 and Mickey 21  works part time as flight attendant at KLM airlines and is owner of www.Oli&Fant.nl.

Apart from a few local one day charity rallies with Mick ( we always got lost !) Grace’s first classic endurance rally was the 2015 Trans America rally.

Mick de Haas, CEO of MdH Sponsor Consultants AG, Mick has worked in the international sports sponsorship business since 1979 and has thorough experience with international sports sponsor campaigns . International motor sport sponsorship and sponsorship activation programmes have been an important part of Mick’s career. 

He took up classic endurance rallying in 2008 when he entered the Himalaya Trial with his long time school friend Anty Verloop. 

This very tough rally took them from Maastricht in Holland to Bhutan, via Greece , Turkey, Iran, Pakistan, India, Nepal .

Thereafter Mick and Anty entered the 2010 Carrera Copacabana rally in South America and in 2013 and 2016 the mother of all classic endurance rallies, the Peking to Paris rally.

Mick and Grace married in 1983 and celebrated their 35thwedding anniversary on April 23.