April 5, 2014 Live from the road

Kutina - Zagreb

Reported by Dipavajan Renner 95.0 km

After a good nights rest in Kutina we reached Popovača.

Nakon noćenja u Kutini stigli smo u Popovaču

The mayor welcomed us and as we had an easy Saturday schedule he treated us for a nice coffee...

Gradonačelnik nas dočekao i kako smo imali laganiji raspored odveo nas je na kavu

we met also Tihomir's relatives...

sreli smo Tihomirove rođake...

A big thank you to the police in Croatia!

Velika hvala policiji u Hrvatskoj

We reached Ivanić Grad. We met a local runner who joined us all the way.

Stigli smo u Ivanić Grad. Lokalni trkač pridružio nam se cijelim putem

The Cycling club Ivanić Grad participated as well...

Biciklistički klub iz Ivanić Grada također sudjelovao...

Karate World Championship Bronze Medal holder Vladimir Gašpar ran with the torch...

Karataš Vladimir Gašpar, osvajač brončane medalje na Svjetskom prvenstvu trčao je sa bakljom...

...the deputy mayor of Ivanić Grad...

...zamjenik gradonačelnika Ivanić Grada...

A traditional folk dancing group welcomed us..

Tradicionalne folklorne grupe priredile su nam dobrodošlicu...

The mayor of Ivanić Grad.

Gradonačelnik Ivanić Grada

...everybody passed the torch...

...svi su držali baklju...

Thank you Ivanić Grad for the great hospitality!

Hvala Ivanić Gradu na divnoj gostoljubivosti!

Next was Kloštar Ivanić. The mayor gave us a warm welcome...

Sljedeći je bio Kloštar Ivanić. Gradonačelnik nam je priredio toplu dobrodošlicu...

We reached Zagreb at lake Bundek.

Došli smo na jezero Bundek u Zagrebu.

A group of deaf children "little drummers" performed for us on the drums. They played excellent!

Grupa gluhe djece "mali bubnjari" izveli su svoju točku sa bubnjevima. Svirali su odlično!

Mr. Milan Bandić, the mayor of Zagreb, welcomed the runners.

Gosp. Milan Bandić, gradonačelnik Zagreba, izrazio je dobrodošlicu trkačima.

He received the torch and spoke kind words to the people...

Primio je baklju i uputio lijepe riječi okupljenima

...further we met Mr. Ante Gudelj, the representative of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sport.

... susreli smo se sa Gosp. Ante Gudeljom, predstavnikom Ministarstva Znanosti, obrazovanja i sporta.

Thank you for supporting the Peace Run!

Hvala vam na podršci Utrci Mira!

This was our last meeting in Croatia for the Peace Run 2014! We spent only two days in the beautiful country but really enjoyed the friendship and hospitallity to the fullest!

Ovo je bio naš posljednji prijem u Hrvatskoj u Utrci Mira 2014! Proveli smo samo dva dana u predivnoj zemlji ali uživali prijateljstvo i gostoljubivost maksimalno!

The last steps to the Slovenian border...

Zadnji koraci prema Slovenskoj granici...

Good bye and see you again soon!

Pozdrav i vidimo se uskoro!

Torch carried by
Dipavajan Renner (Austria), Dragan Nikolic (Serbia), Goga Petrovcic (Croatia), Lucas Buchta (Czech Republic), Marc Schrader (Germany), Sead Unkic (Croatia), Thomas Strohn (Germany), Tihomir Cundic (Croatia), Tom McGuire (New Zealand), Vladimir Salnikov (Moldova).  
Photographers
Dipavajan Renner, Vladimir Salnikov
The torch has travelled 95.0 km from Kutina to Zagreb.

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