Sept. 18, 2016 Live from the road

Targovishte - Nova Zagora

Reported by Dipavajan Renner 170.0 km

We started our day in Targovishte...

...long, long running...

...we reached Omurtag...

...a nice welcome at the main square...

...the deputy mayor received the torch...

Thank you Omurtag for the nice welcome!

...a historical village...

...the hill works start...

...we picked up some luck...

...as we approached Sliven, local runners joined in...

...a nice welcome at the city sign...

...the mayor of Sliven welcomed us with kind words...

...traditional performances...

Thank you Sliven for the warm welcome!

...our last meeting brought us to Nova Zagora. A small group of nicely dressed kids awaited us eagerly....

...a very heartfelt meeting...

Thank you Nova Zagora for the friendship!

Torch carried by
Andrey Stefanov (Bulgaria), Atul Arora (India), Baridhi Yonchev (Bulgaria), Dipavajan Renner (Austria), Drsalu Grünstäudl (Austria), Gordana Petrovčić (Croatia), Ilia Evdokimov (Russia), Krasimira Todorova (Bulgaria), Luiza Hariton (Romania), Marin Nenov (Bulgaria), Mitra Yakovski (Bulgaria), Oliveria Lopez (France), Rasmivan Collinson (Great Britain), Satyagraha Vladimir Salnicov (Moldova), Vijayanta Viglov (Bulgaria).  
Photographers
Gordana Petrovčić, Satyagraha Vladimir Salnicov
The torch has travelled 170.0 km from Targovishte to Nova Zagora.

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