Our Core Team

Directly below you’ll find our core team. Although so very different from each other, each member contributed in remarkable and surprising ways. Not only did each one attend to Gabriel’s needs, all worked together with joy, friendship, and respect to create a unique and lively group of pilgrims.

 

Kym

Kym

Team Leader

Helped assemble the team, plan trip. He did his best to keep up with everyone.

Susan

Susan

Team Leader

Huge help in logistics and planning; greatest contribution boundless energy and joy

Jeff

Jeff

Team Doctor

Brought medical expertise and strong leadership; manned the trekking chair

Daryl

Daryl

Team Leader

Chief of making connections; forming new friendships, expanding our ranks

Nick

Nick

Pusher/Puller

Tireless attention to Gabriel; greatest gift his challenge to us to live as true pilgrims.

Shelby

Shelby

Pusher/Puller

Beasted the Pyrenees and every section of the trail pushing and pulling; went on to Santiago.

Jacob

Jacob

Pusher/Puller

Came on board early to push and pull; took on vital pastoral role for the team and others.

Jenn

Jenn

Pusher/Puller

Hardy pusher and puller. Her greatest gift her natural attunement to Gabriel.

Caleb

Caleb

Pusher/Puller

In spite of injuries, persevered to the end; played a critical role assisting Gabriel.

Gabriel

Gabriel

Team Blessing

Inspired all; contributed profoundly by his candor, humour, and love of adventure.

Pilgrim Volunteers

Based on our experience, we knew other pilgrims were likely to help us at points along the way; however, we had no idea how blessed we would be! Many did step in to push and pull, but four became a particularly special part of our traveling community. We cannot express our gratitude enough for their help and friendship.

 

Rasmus

Rasmus

From Denmark

Quickly became a fast friend and invaluable help. Pushed, pulled, rapped in Danish.

Maddy

Maddy

From the United States

Spirit of serving and incredible energy; hard to imagine succeeding without her.

Benjamin

Benjamin

From Germany

Stepped up to help without hesitation on a muddy hill; stayed for the long haul.

Lee

Lee

From Cornwall

Exemplified power of pilgrimage to build friendships, serve others, change lives.