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Travel Blogs from Szeged
What a campaign it has been. Australia's paddlers dropping like dominos from the flu, a heat wave in Hungary, up to 40 ,and the best results Australia has ever achieved.
Warren competed in 5 events and won 4 GOLD and 1 SILVER. Boy were the Canadians upset.
They were the world title holders going into the competition and over all they are still so in all other divisions. They were gracious in defeat and ...
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About five o'clock the compeer burst into song. He actually had a pretty good voice and broke into a George Michael song. He came back with an encore of Hound dog. The crowd went wild
Well time for bed as we have to be at breakfast at 6am. Another day, another medal.....we hope.
We hope all is well back home. Ted have you worked out the video player yet? If not ask the boys.
World Champion Waz and ...
... we have the thermal baths as part of it.. So we came home, changed and went to soak in the pools. The one we choose was supposed to be 38degrees, so 30 mins there and back for dinner.
Warren has tomorrow off so he will stay here and hopefully beat this rotten flu. There are quite a few people with varying degrees of it so they have been told to stay put. It is only the 1000 m races tomorrow so not his race.
The World Champion plus ...
... One of the Canadians recognised me from HK. Whilst we are fierce competitors on the water most paddlers are really friendly and it is a great atmosphere.
Tomorrow it starts, and everything they have worked for is on the line. Unfortunately there are quite a few with the flu including Warren so I have been asking Archangel Raphael to heal them. All you angels out there we could do with some healings please.
light and love to all,
... anyhow. No buses. It seems Romania is a no go area. They don't like them at all ( took our land after WW1 ). Everywhere I asked just gave me the cold shoulder and "good luck". However, have worked out I can get a bus to the Hungarian border town about 50km away so will do that and then walk, if need be, to the first town in Romania - Arad. I have all day and its only another ...