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19638Re: The Eowyn Challenge

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  • Lynn Maudlin
    Apr 5, 2008
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      oooh, neat!


      --- In mythsoc@yahoogroups.com, Ellen <carnimiriel@...> wrote:
      >
      > I participated in this back when it started. I was rehabbing from an
      > injury at the time, and walking was about the only form of exercise I
      > could do. I made it to Rivendell, then partway through Moria. After
      > that, my pedometer conked out and I never got the new one configured
      > correctly, so I stopped counting miles. It was lots of fun and great
      > motivation. When I knew I was about to hit Bree, I wanted to finish
      the
      > walk someplace where I could have a pint. I don't recall offhand how I
      > celebrated getting to Rivendell. Upon reaching Moria, I took a trip to
      > Mammoth Cave and counted some of those miles.
      >
      > Ellen Denham
      >
      > bernip wrote:
      > >
      > > Hey, have y'all heard of this? It's an exercise/fitness goal thingee
      > > based on Tolkien! Figure out how far your own walking would get
      you on
      > > Frodo's journey or, for the fitness-phobic, turn your love of Tolkien
      > > into better health.
      > >
      > > http://home.insightbb.com/~eowynchallenge/index.html
      > > <http://home.insightbb.com/%7Eeowynchallenge/index.html>
      > >
      > > I've seen several writers on LiveJournal putting xx miles to
      Rivendell
      > > (or wherever) at the ends of their journals. I guess this is what
      > > they're referring to.
      > >
      > > Berni
      > >
      > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      > >
      > >
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