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Slokkert Consultancy

Dr. Kees W. Rutten

Rolde, The Netherlands

Phone: +31-592-242452



One-legged life

Kees Rutten rafting Grand Canyon

2011/2015 Grand Canyon

Left: rafting down the Grand Canyon for two weeks.

Right: on the south rim.


My adapted folding bicycle is from www.strida.com, much preferable to a wheelchair.

Iceland, Askja, strida, bicycleIceland, Laugavegur, kinderkaravaan, anne rutten, niels dingemanse, midas dingemanse, mattis dingemanse, gisly zaanen

2012/2013 Iceland

Left: pumice fields of the Askja 1875 eruption.


Right: Laugavegur with the (klein-) kinderkaravaan.

Canadian Amateur Music camp, Lake MacDonald, bassoon, Kees Rutten


Left: Landmark booth at EAGE Copenhagen. They even repaired my flat tyre.

Right: playing bassoon in the cottage overlooking Lake MacDonald, North of Montreal (far left; Canadian Amateur Music society).


In 2005 I lost my right leg due to arterial thrombosis on a flight to Houston. This page shows that one-legged life isnít too bad.

Oman ophiolite, black smoker, Kees RuttenOman ophiolite, Mohorovic discontinuity between crust and mantle, Kees Rutten

2014 Oman

Left: black smoker in the top part of the ophiolite.


Right: Moho discontinuity between crust and mantle.



Strida bicycle, Halliburton, EAGE Copenhagen, Kees Rutten

Many times: StLuc

Left: recovering from the towbar lift, with Marleen.

Right: not too steep skiing down towards the village. Skies canít cross.

2014 Avontuur 2 in Smerig Gat

Photo Marleen Kooij


Yoga in a side canyon of the Grand CanyonSailing on zalmschouw Avontuur2. Inger Domingo, Mattis Dingemanse

Avontuur2 and Yoga

Left: sailing the Zalmschouw Avontuur2, with Inger and Mattis.

Right: yoga in a side canyon of the Grand Canyon.

2014/2015 Iceland

Flying over the Holuhraun volcanic fissure eruption on 09sep2014. In July 2015 I walked over these lavas.


Photos by Gisli Sigtryggson



2017 Grand Canyon

Jam session at Pabloís Kitchen

Inger, Marleen and Anne

with Steve Bryant (primarius of the resident string quartet).



Slokkert Muziek Weekend


At the end of every summer.

Camping in the garden and playing music in the Stal. Three generations & friends for each generation.