If the Celtic Nations Tournament continues to be a hit this season with about twenty groups current (sadly with out the Scottish, Irish and Welsh delegations), it was troublesome for the opponents not to check out the sky from the top of final week.
Unlike Thursday August 5, when the organizers were forced to stop the individual events by attacking hole number 16, Saturday August 7, during the first team day which took place at the Val Quéven site, the wind picked up. guest on the green, bringing a little more difficulty to the test.
It’s tight at the top of the ranking
“It strongly opposes the trajectory of the ball whatever the direction of the wind. The rain poses less of a problem for us even if the hands can slip during the blows and that the balls are slowed down by the soft ground ”, recognizes Raymond Le Navenec, the organizer of the TNC. With these delicate weather conditions like this weekend, it is difficult at the end of this first day to detach a favorite team to climb Sunday evening on the highest step of the podium, because the gaps are tight between the best teams of the tournament. Especially since this Sunday, a change of scenery with a Ploemeur course “Less bodily” than that of Quéven. However, it will be just as demanding due to the weather conditions that will come again “Disturb” the competitors.
“These are two lovely programs”, remembers Raymond Le Navenec, which hosts a event yearly which, because the well being disaster, is in a interval of transition. Without foreigners, the competitors, in reference to the Festival interceltique de Lorient, has misplaced a few of its taste however actually no curiosity.