Monthly Archives: November 2011

Training hall footage; the 77s about to begin

After a short trip up to London, where I was able to get away from the hellish EuroDisney compound, I’m now back at the action. In a few short minutes the men’s 77 A session will commence, where judging from … Continue reading

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the arrival of Graber and the 69s

This is the sort of awful shit you wake up to in EuroDisney: A seven-foot tall guy in a Goofy outfit. That and obscenely overpriced–and bad–coffee. I unfortunately missed out on the complimentary breakfast by sleeping until noon, which meant … Continue reading

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Arrival in Paris EuroDisney

My arrival in Paris was well-timed. After making my way through passport control and picking up my luggage I exited the gating area and nearly bumped into a guy holding a “Paris WWC 2011” sheet of paper. Fortunately I happened … Continue reading

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The 2011 World Weightlifting Championships: A Prelude

It is that time again. Time to shirk all normal responsibilities, ditch your normal day to day routine, tell your boss/supervisor that you’ve come down with a 10-day case of the flu, load up on unhealthy amounts of caffeine and … Continue reading

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