Nicolaas is an expert in both Virtual Reality football analysis and training concepts. Throughout his whole life,
Nicolaas been linked to sports. From initiating and leading the construction of Hollandís first concrete skate park at the age of 15, to being a personal trainer at an Amsterdam gym, to joining the first team staff of AFC Ajax as a video-analyst. In his study Human Movement Sciences, Nicolaas focused on talent development,
player positional tracking systems and space perception in Virtual Reality.
After successfully finishing his Bachelorís degree in Human Movement Sciences, Nicolaas left AFC Ajax to join Beyond Sports as a start-up and has been a key part of the journey so far. Nicolaas is as an CTO responsible for the Beyond Sports product development and for implementing the Beyond Sports program within professional football clubs and broadcasters.