The World Games: Photos from middle distance

Posted on | July 18, 2009 | Category: News

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

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Middle distance winner Daniel Hubmann surrounded by local fans.

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

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Minna Kauppi won a medal despite feeling tired.

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

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Signe Søes from Denmark took fourth place.

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

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

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Daniel Hubmann was on top form in the middle distance

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– and had the support of a Buddha?

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

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

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

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Simonas Krepsta from Lithuania finished seventh.

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All ready for the medal ceremony.

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