The Gazelles touched by their visit to the Cœur de Gazelles caravan
In the meantime, the Gazelles are invited to stop at the Merzouga school to discover the work of Cœur de Gazelles. " I've done the rally twice and it's the first time I've been able to come and see how it works, so I'm delighted " says Claire of Team 105 (Claire RODIER / Jeanette JAMES - Bumper Off Road). " We hear about it a lot when we sign up and it's great to discover these passionate and generous people. It's wonderful! ", enthuses the Gazelle.
Marina is present to welcome the teams and she explains to them how the caravan works. Pharmacy, prevention, optics and ophthalmology… The 200 children of the day meet with the specialists, some for the first time in their lives. « We didn't expect that, it's very touching “, says Manon of Team 118 (Juliette MOREAU / Manon BURGER - EPSA), pleasantly surprised to discover that the work of Cœur de Gazelles doesn't stop at the end of the rally but that there is a real follow-up year-round ". Despite the fatigue of this first day, many other teams stop. " We couldn't miss it “say Sandrine and Sarah. A great ending to this first day!