LAPT Vina del Mar: Representing the other side of the pond
There are 50 Chileans in today's event. They make up nearly 25% of the field. Argentinians number in the thirties. The United States is represented by a similar number.
As for the number of people who flew over from the United Kingdom...well, that's another story. As it happens, there are only two Brits in the field today. One of them happens to be sitting mere feet from our desk.
We told you about Tom Alner and his quest for a home of his own a little bit earlier.
The video blogging team caught up with the young man from Bristol on the break. Here's what he had to say.
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