2. Carl Waaler Kaas har skrivit mycket utförligt om sitt guldlopp i VM och lite om förberedelserna. Rekommenderas.
"The smile. A lot of people have commented my smile at the start line. I have been told that when they saw the smile they knew I would perform well. That the smile and my attitude made me look confident and calm. But was it planned? Yes, the smile was planned."