The home of the Vikings. Take on 824 miles in 12 months, starting in Oslo, the capital of Norway which is surrounded by green hills and mountains. Then head towards Sweden and the city of Stockholm and bypassing Lake Mälaren which flows into the Baltic Sea.
Then for your final leg of the journey to the finish line at Copenhagen in Denmark which sits on the coastal islands of Zealand and Amager.
Walk or Run in the shoes of Vikings of the past and view landmarks of where they raided, pirated and traded from the 8th Century.
This is one for the medal collection!
Track yourself and others on your journey. Use the interactive map to check your progress and zoom in to see exactly your position. See your pic on the map and take snapshots next to Landmarks.
As you progress along your route, you will unlock various digital postcards and messages of support. Once you hit milestones or points of interest you will receive unexpected surprises to keep you spurred on to help keep you motivated.
Simply click and join our Private Facebook Group and be part of a supportive community. Get inspired, motivated and make likeminded friends.
You can workout as many times as you like and you can upload and track your distance unlimited times. You can swim, walk, run, use your wheelchair, use your activity on your devices, your treadmill distance, row, use your exercise or workout app, in fact anything you can take a pic or screenshot of and then simply upload using our form.
Get started now and share your journey, take selfies and get inspired and inspire others as you virtually travel along the route.
As you move along your journey, unlock a range of motivating postcards and interesting landmarks. Each postcard reveals interesting information about points along the route to keep you motivated and entertained. Download them to keep or share on your social media.
Track yourself and others moving along the route and see yourself getting closer to the finish line. Even better still, you can zoom in to Street View level (on selected routes). What entertaining sights can you find? Share your adventures in the community or on your social media.
Workout as many times as you like and simply upload your screen shot or pic and you're moving! No need to total them up manually, each activity can be submitted via the online form.
You have no restrictions to how you achieve the distance, so Walk, Run, Swim, Cycle or register a Wheelchair or Elliptical workout. Perfect for those who like a variety.
You have the opportunity to join our community on Facebook and on our Strava club.
Make friends, share tips and advice, share your achievements and genuinely engage with like minded people with the same end goal.
You may enter this for yourself but you're never by yourself.
As part of your challenge, we will also Plant A Tree on your behalf with the help of our partnership with Tees Not Trees. We are advocates of sustainability, and by supporting this cause, we can do our part to help climate change by reducing the carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere.
We would all love clean air to breathe, right?
We all like to be recognised for a job well done, and we will be the first to acknowledge the incredible achievement of your successful virtual challenge completion. As soon as you have completed your challenge you will receive a personalised, digital certificate delivered straight to your email inbox so you can download and print it out and share it with the world! Be proud!
When you complete your challenge, we know how important it is to you to have a reward, and so you will receive your very own physical bit of 'bling' in the form of a challenge specific finishers medal.
Why not collect them all?!
As well as your finisher's medal you will also receive a finisher's t-shirt!
This challenge specific t-shirt is sent out to you along with your finisher's medal upon successful completion of your selected virtual challenge.