Travel Blogs from Palic
... and Canadians had a lot of fun. There were two other countries, USA and Czech Republic who vied for third.
just to give you some background on Australia. The best Australia has ever achieved was 15 medals at a WC. In Szeged the tally was 15 GOLD , 14 SILVER, 6 BRONZE total 35 medals.
The juniors were amazing. They won 6 Gold, 4 silver and 3 bronze. They are an inspiration, so well behaved 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 ...
... finally are doing 1/2, 3/4 and full stroke in the first 3 strokes. He obviously was ahead of his time at Burleigh trying to use your info.
I took some photos in the centre and while we were having lunch, a dragonfly landed on one of the girls caps. A good omen so had to take photo. Talked to some of the Canadian girls who we met in Hong Kong. The fantastic thing about Dragonboat racing and I guess any international sport is the people you meet sometimes time and ...
I was going to Romania but not via Szeged. But that's where I am, and tomorrow Romania.
Long story but basically I couldn't find accommodation - well cheap accommodation - in Debrecen, the town in eastern Hungary I was going to cross the border from. So caught a train here instead on the recommendation of the hostel staff. They even booked me two nights in their assoc hostel ...