Being the lead of a team during the Games can be quite a pain in the neck. Literally.

Being in charge means being contactable, means having different means of contact with different groups of people. Thus I’ve got an accreditation pass, a mobile phone, and a walkietalkie-like thing hung around my neck. Plus of course my own personal phone that i thankfully keep in my pocket.

Heloise and her four phones

Helloise from next door shows off her connectivity

And I’ve just learnt that we just picked up yet another handset … !!

Maybe we’ll get one of these soon:

2 cups + string

No SIM card required (Image from