Tag Archives: Support

Rest Area 3 Day 4

Today felt even hotter than yesterday. We started off quiet, but then the teams came in. Everybody was in good spirits and looking forward to getting to the Charlemagne Field!

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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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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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Belated greetings from Rest Area 3

Rest area three was quiet today, partly because it is only Day 1, but mostly because it is about three kilometre from the civillian finish point. All the students came to see us for squash and smiles, but luckily none … Continue reading

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Ready and waiting!!!!

First aid teams are all set up, ready and waiting for the walker!!

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Sunday Evening

The footballs on, the evening is mellow, everyone is either relaxing or sleeping. The support staff are enjoying their only free evening, and some are meeting our Dutch staff for the first time. Some people are in town enjoying the … Continue reading

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More fun in town…

Herman and his friends had a rest and a drink in the Templer.

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De Dennen

Back at the sports hall some of the guys are having a nap after the long coach journey, others are wide awake and catching up with old friends, or having dinner. The night shift are preparing to start duty, looking … Continue reading

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