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Tuesday, 19 May 2020

We’re being urged to go on a virtual Moonwalk Celebration Road Trip

It’s after charity Walk the Walk had to postpone its famous Moonwalks due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

To mark the dates of The MoonWalk London on the 16th of May, The MoonWalk Scotland on the 6th of June and The MoonWalk Iceland on the 13th of June, this virtual road trip is a 29 day journey.

It starts at Clapham Common, continuing via Holyrood Park in Edinburgh and finishes with a grand virtual celebration at Lake Myvatn in Iceland.

The virtual route is 1,190 miles, as the crow flies and people wanting to support the charity can choose how many miles that they want to walk.

The aim is to get as many people to Iceland as possible on the 13th of June, observing social distancing guidelines, of course.

Walkers can choose to take on 2 miles each day, 3 miles a day or 5 miles each day for 29 days or pick ‘n’ mix their own distance and time.

There is no cost for joining and fundraising is optional, but should they want to, those taking part can open a fundraising page and anyone can show their support by making a donation.

The entire Walk the Walk Team has also set off on the road trip and walking at least 2 miles a day for the 29 days.

Moonwalk founder Nina Barough says the idea is to get as many people there as possible while raising vital funds.

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