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Paul’s Kilt…

Paul raised nearly £300 for the Alzheimer’s Society by giving the BDWF members and his friends the opportunity to decide whether or not he would walk the 100th 4-Day March in his kilt! The “Yes’s” won! (Although we still don’t … Continue reading

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Photos from Rest Post 3 Day 3 / Fotos van Rustplaats 3 Dag 3

   

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My Little Blister / Mijn Klein Blaar

I felt a little blister, on my left big toe. I heard him shout, “hey, mister. How far left to go?” I ignored him for a while, stuck my fingers in my ears. I found it hard to smile, but … Continue reading

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Rest Post 3 Day 3 – Quotes from the Students / Rustplaats 3 Dag 3 – Uitspraken van de studenten

40km Student Team Jonathon – Walking is suffering, suffering is walking. Miles – Glad I’m not doing 55km. Ben – Wear a hat, best protect your neck. Adrie – De weg naar gekte. / The road to madness. Max – … Continue reading

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Rest Post 3 Day 3 / Rustplaats 3 Dag 3

The weather seems to be cooler today although we will still lose the shade before most of the walkers arrive here. ‘Team Lenny’ have just been through, photos to follow later. We have a good view of the road today … Continue reading

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Youngest British Female Walker for 55 km Route / Jongste Britse Frouwelijke Wandelaar voor 55 km Route

Natalie is the youngest British female walker to be completing the 55 km route this year for the 100th anniversary. She is one of over 100 walkers who are carrying  flags so that the media can find them in the crowds! … Continue reading

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Sports Hall Day 2 / Sporthal Dag 2

The first aiders have just finished foot treatment for tonight and there were some great blisters! Today went well although it was still very hot. There was a short thunder storm at dinner time which has cleared the air a … Continue reading

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Photos from Rest Post 3 Day 2 / Fotos van Rustplaats 3 Dag 2

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Rest Area 3 Day 2 / Rustplaats 3 Dag 2

All the students/cadets have been through, and most of the others. Not as hot as yesterday yet but getting hotter. We have treated a few blisters today and handed out hundreds of cups of squash; well it feels like hundreds! … Continue reading

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Rest Post 2 Day 2 / Rustplaats 2 Dag 2

Most of the walkers were through RA2 by 1030. Everyone is feeling hot, hot, hot, but still soldiering on.

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