Monthly Archives: July 2014

More photos from Alex Mann

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The walkers return!!!!

They’re back…… Looking tired but there is only one more day to go!!!!!

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Rest stop 2

Photos from rest post 2 today….

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First Aid Teams

All the rest area staff are back now, but not finished yet. Evening treatment has already started and will carry on for a good few hours. The rest areas did not see a large mount of blisters today so the … Continue reading

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A blog from Jack Pike

3rd day of my 3rd attempt at Nijmegen, the cloud that had been keeping us cool finally died off and led to some delirious marching on the homeward stretch, we are all secretly hoping it is hot enough to have … Continue reading

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Ouch!!!!

Blisters belonging to one of the student walkers!!! Ouch!!!!! Only two days of walking on it left!!!

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First walkers back!!!

The first set of walkers are just starting to return to the sports hall…. all of them have just walked 50 km (33 m) in about 8 hours!!! Thats an average speed of 4 mph…… It doesn’t sound very fast … Continue reading

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Its a hard life some times!!!!

So this is what Herman gets up to when the walkers are out on the route!!!!

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Support Team – Rest Area 3 Day 3

We had the normal breakfast of bread, cheese, ham, and hagelslag!!! Now we are setting up the rest area, I hope the weather will not beĀ as hot as yesterday. Yesterday we saw more people than the first day and we … Continue reading

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Rest Area 3, Day 2

Today our BDWF rest area 3 was at the 2nd military rest area as they only set up two. There was a stand with beach balls advertising a company that makes solar panels. I tried out my Dutch speaking and … Continue reading

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