Travel Blogs from Subotica
... 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 ...
... 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 ...