Resting in support vehicle

More than 14 hours after starting the race, Lisa Smith-Batchen, left, takes a moment as crew member Robin Maffei, center, puts ice on her knees. In the few minutes that she allows herself to rest in the support vehicle, Smith-Batchen's support staff makes sure she gets iced, eats some chips, drinks, talks strategy, and—because of swelling—changes into a larger size shoes.
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( RICHARD HARTOG / LAT / July 23, 2002 )

More than 14 hours after starting the race, Lisa Smith-Batchen, left, takes a moment as crew member Robin Maffei, center, puts ice on her knees. In the few minutes that she allows herself to rest in the support vehicle, Smith-Batchen's support staff makes sure she gets iced, eats some chips, drinks, talks strategy, and—because of swelling—changes into a larger size shoes.

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