There will be 130 teams, representing 12 countries and four continents. It is quite an amazing feat for a small milltown struggling with the downturn in the forestry sector.
- There are 76 teams from Canada, including 37 from New Brunswick.
- There are 43 teams from the USA, including teams from as far away as Arizona, Oregon and Puerto Rico.
- There are 6 teams from Europe and three from the Caribbean (including Puerto Rico).
- Egypt's team represents Africa and Brazil represents South America.
For more information:
A great 2004 profile from the New York Times