Chaam

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This article is about the Dutch village. For the Buddhist festival see Cham Dance
Chaam
Coordinates: 51°30′16″N 4°51′41″E / 51.50444°N 4.86139°E / 51.50444; 4.86139
Country Netherlands
Province Noord-Brabant
Municipality Alphen-Chaam
Population (1 January 2008) 3,831

Chaam (Dutch pronunciation: [kaːm]) is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Alphen-Chaam, about 13 km southeast of Breda.

Chaam was a separate municipality until 1997, when it was merged with Alphen.[1]

Sport[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Chaam organises every year after the Tour de France the Acht van Chaam, a cycling criterium for professional cyclists.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.

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Coordinates: 51°30′N 4°52′E / 51.500°N 4.867°E / 51.500; 4.867