Pilgrimsvandra - Eduardo Jr Co

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Eduardo Jr Co has already done 577 km

Currently at Av. 3ᵃ Transversal, 12, 24400 Ponferrada, León, Spain
Latest activity on the course at 21:37, Monday, 3 August.
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Days until challenge ends 27.
Keep up the good work. You are 214 km from reaching Santiago de Compostela.
Percent done: 72%. Currently you average 8.9 km/day. At this pace you'll be done in 25 days on Saturday, 29 August.
You need to average 7.9 km/day to reach goal before Monday, 31 August.

Magnus Bodin is 21 km behind. Andreas Cederström is 39.9 km ahead.

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Wind 1.34 m/s from NW

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Ponferrada

Ponferrada (Spanish pronunciation: [poɱfeˈraða]) is a city of Spain, located in the autonomous community of Castile and León. Ponferrada, the second most populated municipality of the Province of León, is also the capital city of El Bierzo, the only comarca recognised as administrative entity by law in the region. Surrounded by mountains, the city straddles the course of the Sil River. It is the last major town on the French route of the Camino de Santiago before it reaches Santiago de Compostela. In 2008, it had a population of 69,769.

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Bierzo (DO)

Bierzo is a Spanish Denominación de Origen Protegida (DOP) for wines located in the northwest of the province of León (Castile and León, Spain) and covers about 3,000 km². It borders on the provinces of Ourense, Lugo and Asturias in the north and in the south on areas of La Montaña, la Cabrera and La Meseta, in Léon. The area consists of numerous small valleys in the mountainous part (Alto Bierzo) and of a wide, flat plain (Bajo Bierzo). The DO covers 23 municipalities including the largest town of the area, Ponferrada (population about 70,000). == History == The first written reference to the Bierzo region, whose name derives from the pre-Roman city of Bergidum, is from Pliny the Elder.

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Torre de la Rosaleda

The Torre de la Rosaleda (Tower of the Rose Garden) is a 107-meter (351 ft) tall building in La Rosa District of the city of Ponferrada, Spain. It is the tallest building in the city of Ponferrada and all of Castile and León.Construction began in 2006 and finished in 2009 by Grupo Begar León group. It is 30 floors and 107 meters tall and has a distinctive shape with projections both east and west on several upper floors. It is the tallest building in the province. . The Tower (building's official website) surmounts a 12-story building 80 meters wide and 700 meters long.

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Estadio El Toralín

Estadio Municipal de Fútbol El Toralín is a football stadium in Ponferrada, Spain. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of SD Ponferradina. The stadium holds 8,400 and was built in 2000. == History == The stadium was officially inaugurated on September 5, 2000 in a friendly match between SD Ponferradina and RC Celta de Vigo which ended up in 0:2. == International matches == The stadium hosted several Spain U-21 official fixtures, with victory for the Spaniards in all matches.

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Santo Tomás de las Ollas

The Santo Tomás de las Ollas hermitage is situated in the town with the same name close to Ponferrada, León (Spain). == History == The name of the hermitage, taken from the town Santo Tomás de las Ollas (St. Thomas of the Ollas), comes from the main occupation of that locality: pottery. They supplied to the Valle del Silencio zone. The hermitage was donated to the community of San Pedro de Montes monastery by the Bishop of Astorga.

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