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Walk to Rivendell and Beyond: There and Back Again Challenge!

Arandiel
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Dec 13 2012, 4:31pm


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Welcome, fellow TORn Travelers! So here's the question for this week's Walk to Rivendell: How does sleep deprivation affect your exercise/fitness routine? (now I wonder what could have possibly put that question in my mind...)

There and Back Again
Group Challenge Progress
Miles covered last week: 218.35
Cumulative miles: 10574.24
Miles along the journey: 704.95
Miles out of Rivendell: 307.95

Mirkwood, oh, Mirkwood. Again. On the bright side... well, I'll not ruin it for those who have been avoiding the Hobbit board spoilers. Something about a movie premiere coming up? Smile

My progress:
Miles covered this week: 5
Cumulative miles: 426
Goal: There and Back Again!

Beamer and I are in the foothills outside Rivendell, on our way into the Misty Mountains. Rather like our intrepid band of movie-adventurers will be in a few short hours, on screens around the world.

Beamer's progress:
Miles covered this week: 3
Cumulative miles: 415
Goal: Group Challenge


Arandiel

The Scoop on the Walk
The TORn Walk to Rivendell thread meets right here on Main, on Thursdays.
Learn about TORn's There and Back Again Challenge

The Eowyn Challenge/Walk to Rivendell (and beyond) is a Middle-Earth-related fitness group that began in March 2003, and has been going on with walkers around the world ever since. TORn's Walk is open to all people and healthy types of activity. Please visit the Eowyn Challenge site, especially the main page and the Walk page, for more information. Useful links, including mileage charts compiled by the late Karen Wynn Fonstad, are on the Tools page.
grammaboodawg's awesome site for Bilbo's return mileages from the Lonely Mountain to Bag End, some helpful activity conversion charts, and the Walk to Rivendell's TORn-up Postcards
Notta's Super-Duper Walking-Equivalents Chart
Eowyn Challenge Login Page to register miles

If you use the Eowyn Challenge site to track your progress, please update your mileage via the login page, and be sure to keep a backup record, in case Warg attack, Wizard-induced blizzard, or other fell calamity causes the Shields page to crash.


Walk to Rivendell: There and Back Again Challenge - getting thirteen rowdy Dwarves, one grumpy Wizard, and a beleaguered Hobbit from Bag End to the Lonely Mountain by December 2012; and the same Hobbit and Wizard back to Bag End by December 2013

Join us, Thursdays on Main!

(This post was edited by Arandiel on Dec 13 2012, 4:36pm)

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Walk to Rivendell and Beyond: There and Back Again Challenge! Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Dec 13 2012, 4:31pm
    We made it!!! :D The Hobbit is finally here!! grammaboodawg Send a private message to grammaboodawg Dec 15 2012, 1:48pm
        Hooray for journeys, hooray for line parties! Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Dec 15 2012, 6:05pm
            D'oh... fersher!! grammaboodawg Send a private message to grammaboodawg Dec 16 2012, 1:15pm
                Informally walking to Rivendell JRandomRohirrim01 Send a private message to JRandomRohirrim01 Dec 30 2012, 11:50pm

 
 
 

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