Sept. 28, 2017 Live from the road

Biograd Na Moru - Primosten

Reported by Devashishu Torpy, Gordana Petrovčić 81.0 km

The Mayor of Biograd , Ivan Knez, welcomes us to the Town Hall.

The flag on the right hanging from the Town Hall is a 'Mayors for Peace' banner. Mayors for Peace is an international organization of cities dedicated to the promotion of peace that was established in 1982 at the initiative of then Mayor of Hiroshima Takeshi Araki, in response to the deaths of around 140,000 people due to the atomic bombing of the city on August 6, 1945.

The Mayor runs a few metres with us

Toyesa Mrkonjić, one of our Croatian runners, carries the torch

In Vodice we visit the school

Runners are presented with pieces of fruit

Thank you to the principal, Grgo Friganovic

In the town of Sibenik at Katdicka Osnova School there is a very enthusiastic welcoming party

Everyone runs with the torch as it enters the school

RAUHA is Peace in Finnish

Goran Bulat, a representative from the city offers a very inspiring speech

Don Marinko Mlakic receives the torch

Sister Mandica

When Albert Einstein was asked at American customs to write on the form what race he belonged to, he wrote: The Human Race!

The school very kindly provided us with a sumptuous lunch

The town of Primosten - our finishing point for the day

Sunset from Primosten

Torch carried by
Apaguha Vesely (Czech Republic), Devashishu Torpy (Great Britain), Dmitriy Gameza (Russia), Florbela Paiva (Portugal), Gordana Petrovčić (Croatia), Gundega Gaile (Latvia), Narmadyuti Ridzi (Slovenia), Sandra Aurenhammer (Austria), Tihomir Cundić (Croatia), Toyesa Mrkonjić (Croatia), Yashodevi Samar (Ukraine).  
Apaguha Vesely, Gordana Petrovčić
The torch has travelled 81.0 km from Biograd Na Moru to Primosten.

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