Members of inaugural organising committee meet

Meeting in Gothenburg Kalle Lindfors (seated) with (standing left to right) Ingemar Adelin, Hans Westling and Roland Andreasson (Photo: courtesy of Hans Westling) by Ian Marshall, Editor The inaugural World Veteran Championships was staged in the Swedish city of Gothenburg in 1982; it attracted some 400 entries. Later a committee was formed which included members of the Gothenburg organising committee and in conjunction with the Swaythling Club International, it was agreed to host the event every two years. Recently, now 35 years after the landmark tournament, four members of the original event met in the Swedish city. Kalle Lindfors, Ingemar Adelin and Hans Westling, all members of the Swaythling Club International, alongside Roland Andreasson met and enjoyed a most convivial occasion; they enjoyed lunch at