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2002 Event

The first world travel championship was scheduled for Oct 11, 2001!

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Needless to say, due to the unanticipated and profoundly affecting global events of 9/11,
it was postponed…and our inaugural event was held in the spring of 2002.
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First stop…

2002 japan
FYI…this was the film era folks so photos are scarce…remember that!
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Then Southeast Asia…
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Then the Middle East…
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The Italy…
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With the event up for grabs until we got to New York City…
2012 trophies
The Edmonton Boys placed second…
Intrepid travelers
All the winners were happy
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And a pair of great resourceful travelers win the first event:
Victoria R. & Joan H. crowned The World’s Greatest Travelers™ for 2002.
2002 winners