Foreign students on the ball

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Every year, several international educational institutes in Holland organise a sports day for their foreign students. A few hundred people from all over the world gathered in The Hague to take part in sports such as football, volleyball, badminton and running. One of the institutes that participates every year is the Radio Netherlands Training Centre or RNTC.