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DAY 10: Hey!!!! TEQUILLA!!

Today, we played Mexico. I like that team mostly because they upset Bresil last september at qualifiers in Vancouver. Also because I have the most respect for the’re leader Raoul Ortega. He is a amazing player. I met him for … Continue reading

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DAY 9: Let the games begin

Today the team and I are geting more and more anxious to start playing. We will have to wait one more day though cause we dont play on the first day. We did have opening ceremonies. We waited for a … Continue reading

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DAY 7 & 8: OFF DAY

Well today we had a off day. So nothing much to say except that we went to the mall today and that Tyler almost killed himself falling off the escalator in the sports store. Later that day, while the rest … Continue reading

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DAY 6: “Soon will I rest, yes, forever sleep. Earned it I have. Twilight is upon me, soon night must fall.” -Yoda

Finnaly a whole 8hrs of interrupted sleep. The problem….. it’s 3 am. So I stayed in bed wide awake till 7. Then, went for breakfast and after came back to sleep a little till 9h45. We had a team meeting … Continue reading

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Day 5: Mental Relapse

This morning, I had breakfast at the same time as usual, 7am. Robert “Bo” Hedges showed up with assistant coaches Jamie Peers and Darrell Nordell. Is the Breakfast Club back? We’ll just have to see. We had a early short … Continue reading

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DAY 4: LET THE PRE-GAMES BEGIN!

YES!!!!!! Finally, 7 hours of non-interrupted sleep. I probably could of waken up a little later if during my sleep I would of not head butt the wall next to my bed. That’s right, I wok up giving a head-butt … Continue reading

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DAY 3: IF I Was in Star Wars, My name would be Dave Sleepwalker.

So tired…… As I mentioned in the ending of yesterdays Blog, the part saying that I was going to back to bed, hoping to get a couple few hours before this mornings practice, well….. that dint happen. I stayed in … Continue reading

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Day 2: Good Start but tough staying awake

After only 3 hours of sleep last night, at 4am I was wide awake. My roommate Dave Durepos was also. That is exactly what I was worried about. That experience of Jetlag. 4 am and we could not fall back … Continue reading

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Day 1 : Arrival To my Land……. ENG-Land

Finally we are at the last stretch before defending or 2006 World Championships. The Team and I just arrived in Birmingham, England. I call England my Land due to an ongoing joke with my last name with former Canadian Coach … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to my new blog. I  am  starting  this  blog  as well  as  my  new  official website at http://www.davideng.ca mainly to  promote  and  inform people from around the world about wheelchair basketball at the elite level. An experience so  unknown … Continue reading

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