The World Games: Photos from middle distance

Posted on | July 18, 2009 | Category: News


The World Games are held under the auspices of the International World Games Association and under the patronage of the International Olympic Committee.


Middle distance winner Daniel Hubmann surrounded by local fans.



Hanny Allston on her way to a new big international title.


Minna Kauppi won a medal despite feeling tired.


The bronze was Linnea Gustafsson’s first individual international medal.


Signe Søes from Denmark took fourth place.


The Latvian Aija Skrastina ran well and took a good fifth place.


Long distance world champion Dana Brozkova from Czech Republic was sixth in the middle distance.


Daniel Hubmann was on top form in the middle distance


– and had the support of a Buddha?


The Finn Tero Föhr is doing really well at The World Games. In the middle distance he finished fourth.


Mattias Millinger is a young and promising Swede – fifth today.


The Norwegian Øystein Kvaal Østerbø is again among the very best navigators. He was sixth.


Simonas Krepsta from Lithuania finished seventh.


All ready for the medal ceremony.

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