Pilgrimsvandra - Per Åström

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Per Åström has already done 362 km

Currently at Plaza Mayor, 11, 34449 Villalcázar de Sirga, Palencia, Spain
Latest activity on the course at 10:07, Sunday, 2 August.
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Days until challenge ends 27.
Keep up the good work. You are 429 km from reaching Santiago de Compostela.
Percent done: 45%. Currently you average 5.6 km/day. At this pace you'll be done in 77 days on Tuesday, 20 October.
You need to average 15.9 km/day to reach goal before Monday, 31 August.

Malin Lantz is 10.8 km behind. Peter Nordström is 7.7 km ahead.

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Wind 4.02 m/s from NE

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Villalcázar de Sirga

Villalcázar de Sirga is a municipality located in the province of Palencia, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 216 inhabitants. On the Camino Francés in medieval times the church of the Virgin of Villasirga was an important point on the route to Santiago de Compostela. Infante Philip of Castile and his second wife, Inés Rodríguez Girón, are buried in the church.

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Carrión de los Condes

Carrión de los Condes (Spanish pronunciation: [kaˈrjon de los ˈkondes]) is a municipality in the province of Palencia, part of the Autonomous Community of Castile and León, Spain. It is 40 kilometers from Palencia, on the French Way of the Way of Saint James. == History == Carrión de los Condes was taken from the Moors by Alonso Carreño around 791–842. Don Carreño took the name Carrión at this time. Carrión de los Condes was the home of Diego and Fernán González, fictitious sons-in-law of El Cid in the poem El Cantar de Mio Cid (English: The Song of My Cid).

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Villarmentero de Campos

Villarmentero de Campos is a municipality located in the province of Palencia, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 16 inhabitants.

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Battle of Golpejera

The Battle of Golpejera also known as Golpejar, was an internecine battle among Christian kingdoms fought in early January 1072. King Sancho II of Castile (the Strong) defeated the forces of his brother Alfonso VI of León (the Brave) near Carrión de los Condes. It is notable as being one of the battles in which El Cid participated. == Background == In the 11th century, the three kingdoms of Castile, León and Galicia had been united under a single ruler, King Ferdinand I of León, known as The Great. But his elaborate plans for succession led to years of infighting among siblings.

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San Mamés de Campos

San Mamés de Campos is a municipality located in the province of Palencia, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 90 inhabitants.

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