Friday, July 27, 2012
Short Rowing Competition Begins
The Short Rowing Competition begins today with the London 2012 Olympic Ganes Opening Ceremony!
More details about the competition are available here. It's not too late to join. You can join in anytime before the Closing Ceremony on 12 August. Your piece needs to be finished before the end of the Ceremony to qualify for one of the medals (a.k.a yarn kits).
So far 26 countries are represented. Enough to make an "Olympics" of our own!
United Arab Emirates
The most frequently chosen pattern for the competition is Bermuda:
The next most frequently chosen patterns are Arpeggio:
Good luck to all the contestants!
Meanwhile I am off to the Port of Stitches knitting retreat . I'll tell you all about it when I get back next week.
Posted by Ilga Leja on 07/27 at 09:48 AM