Category Archives: 2016 Blog

Last Breakfast / Laatste Ontbijt

Today the two coaches travel back to the UK, some of our members left last night and some will make their own way home today. This is our last meal, then we have awards and presentations.Who will get the Silk Shorts … Continue reading

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Photos from Rest Post 3 Day 4 / Fotos van Rustplaats 3 Dag 4

    At Rest Post 3 a pontoon bridge is erected, just for the volume of walkers crossing the rover.

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Wake up, wake up! – Part 2 / Word wakker, word wakker! – Deel 2

All the walkers are up now, the last coach into town will be 0630. Peace at last for the night staff!

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Wake up, wake up! / Word wakker, word wakker!

The first of the 55km walkers are just being woken. They should miss some of the heat of the day by starting early. Pete will be ready soon with the coach to ferry them to the Wedren to start the … Continue reading

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Photos of Day 1 from John / Fotos van Dag 1 van John

A few photos from the 30km route and RA2 on Tuesday.

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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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