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... stood up for me in the bus.
An outstanding achievement for a little country. This was the smallest World Titles we have ever been at in terms of countries. There were only 30 countries here this time. The GFC has made an impact and many countries who normally attend couldn't come this time.
The coach and her husband who was the sweep took the team and bought them all a beer after their ...
... races with the mixed boat winning a silver on aggravate score over the three races. Canada smarting from the 2000 wins came out fighting and just won.
However, vengeance is sweet and in the opens over three races Australia beat Canada by .19 second which means Gold for our boys.
So Warrens tally for this comp so far is 3 GOLD and 1SILVER.
Not sure of Australia's medal total but it is 7 Gold, 6 silver and ...
... the opens (men's over 60) and won Gold again. It's been a long time coming but very well deserved. If this keeps up we really will have to build that extra room.
Australia's tally for the day was 3 gold, 2 silver and one bronze. Not bad for a little country. The Canadians who have been world champions for probably the last ten years were extremely upset that we beat them. Singing the national anthem was a highlight of the day. I found it ...
... to bed. The result of that is we didn't go to the opening ceremony which is on now. Actually Gary and Allan were told not to go as they both had been unwell. Alan is in stroke with Warren. For you non paddlers that means they are the first paddlers in the boat and the set the pace for the boat. In other words very needed. Of course they will be there tomorrow as the first day is the 2000m races which are on the river Tisza. A hard race but exciting.
Tim, Dad ...
... br> Well two nights has turned into one night. They are going to be full the second night with a big group. So much for my reservation. I guess a big group beats a single traveller.
Not worried about that actually - not a lot here and think I saw all I wanted to see this afternoon. So happy to move tomorrow.
But moving is not that easy - well across the border ...