Event organizer Tony Dottino announcing that Nolan Harty had just celebrated is birthday the previous day.

A bit of tenderness in an otherwise tense and competitive day - Karen Pinson shares a big hug at the end of the event with Tony Dottino.

He has had more bad luck than any other competitor in the last couple championships - but Chester Santos keeps smiling. A class act, as always. :)

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