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... which they won from Canada by .04 second. It was a joyous occasion .
It is a little sad that it is all over and because the paddlers are from all over Australia we won't see them till nationals. Some wonderful friendships have been made.
Well it is goodbye to Szeged. Last night we had a team gathering with everybody having drinks for the first time. It went to the head very quickly. Kel ...
... I think, so far. The best ever result and we still have one more day of racing.
Haven't been able to see much of Szeged as we went to the race venue at 7.15 am this morning and returned to the hotel at 7 pm. Just too tired to walk into town after dinner.
The thing about this level of competition is that it is all encompassing. There is not much time for anything else. Even being a spectator is exhausting.
Well today has been a bitter sweet day. We started this morning to learn that our darling Katie's grandmother has passed away so we send our prayers and love to all the Bertsos clan .
Warren has the flu and woke up very ordinary but the trooper that he is, he paddled in the mixed 2000m race in which he was stroke, ie sets the pace, and won the Gold medal. Australia is now the world champions in senior C(over 60). This afternoon he repeated the ...
... 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,
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 ...