What a weekend!
Masters races took place on Saturday 10th
September, and the Open race on Sunday 11th.
There was a record entry of
1115 competitors from 27 countries, including: Italy 25,
Germany 17, Ireland 15, Czech Republic 14, Switzerland 5, Slovakia
4, Holland 4, Ukraine 4, Austria 4, Slovenia, Russia, Belgium,
France, USA, Australia, Serbia and Montenegro, Japan,
Gibraltar, Poland, New Zealand, Nigeria, Croatia.
Feedback - Here's some of
the feedback we've received so far...
"Just a short note to say thanks for a really
enjoyable weekend in Keswick. The event was wonderfully well
organised, the atmosphere was terrific and I thought the spirit at
the awards ceremony summed up what a great weekend it was. Thanks a
lot for making us feel so welcome and congratulations again on an
event which enhanced Britain's reputation as organisers of world
"If anyone missed
this, you missed a fantastic day. Brilliant weather, tremendous
support from marshalls and spectators and a challenging but scenic
"Congratulations, well done! Well organised and
all friendly and courteous."
"It was well marshalled and the results set up
was absolutely amazing. In all our 20+ years of running
we have never seen anything as efficient or quick."
"A huge thank-you to you and all your team
and helpers for such a fantastic day on Saturday, it really was a
day to remember and so superbly organised, and the other
competitors were so friendly."
World Masters 2006
of next year's event in Switzerland can be found at http://www.coursedes2bains.org/
Races take place over the weekend of 23rd to 24th September