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Very excited after first spotting the bobsleigh track  
   

Very excited after first spotting the bobsleigh track

“Keep your arms inside, or you may lose them”

April 5th 2017
That was the only advice we got before we were flung down the icy tunnel in a “bobsleigh” that looked like it had been knocked up in someone’s garage. There were no other warnings, no training, no disclaimers to sign, “it is for five people, you are six, no problem we will squeeze you in”. The image I’d had before arrival of donning a lycra suit and sprinting down the ice track ... read more
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Latvian Flag After a brief period of independence between the two World Wars, Latvia was annexed by the USSR in 1940. It reestablished its independence in 1991 following the breakup of the Soviet Union. Although the last Russian troops left in 1994, the status of... ... read more
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Tot: 2.555s; Tpl: 0.048s; cc: 6; qc: 15; dbt: 0.0211s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb