... hier noch ein Foto und ein Ausschnitt einer Mail, die wir von Guylaine Knupp
aus Canada erhielten: Here are some pictures that I have of Rudi. ... The picture of him with a trophy and the other musher is Real Turmel one of the top mushers in Quebec for over 20 years. ... It was really great meeting Rudi and his wife. They are really nice people who truly appreciate and love their dogs ... it was something to watch him race. He has all our respect here.
"Thank you very much, Guylaine!"
... und das war die Antwort auf unsere Bitte um Hilfe bzgl. Fotos etc.:
... we asked Marc from "Village de Musher" for some help concerning pictures etc. about RudY's Canada trip ... he wrote us immediatley back, gave us all the informations we need ... and said to RudY:
" ... I have to say to Mr Ropertz from all the mushers who did meet him here this winter that we were very very happy to see such a nice competitor, very amical and friendly, with amazing dogs which did kick some asses around here and we hope to see him again.
... das tut gut, jetzt wo die Saison zu Ende ist und die Schlammschlachten kein Ende nehmen wollen ... aber man vorher jeder Gelegenheit, sich zu messen aus dem Weg ging ...