A MILE & A CANDLE for MSA - COUNTING PAGE

 

Worldwide action: A Mile & A Candle for MSA - COUNTING TABLE


Worldwide action to be held on the 3rd of October (World MSA Day).

Miles, you can walk all day long

Light a candle at 20:00 hrs / 8:00 p.m. for one hour local time.


A Mile and A Candle… please do as much as you are able to do, each step, each inch or centimeter is a start for the 40.075 kilometers or 24,901 miles needed.  Each single candle counts toward the 357.944* needed.

Add your mileage to be tallied. Post your pictures through one of the E-mail connections


Add your Cycling or/and Walking Steps, Miles, Kilometers and Candles













Here the 2020 results: still to come :(closing @ 31/10/20

WalkingSumSteps:

WalkingSumMiles:

WalkingSumKm:

CyclingSumMiles:

CyclingSumKm:

NumCandles:

2018: With a grand total in miles ? or ? km

We all light candles at 8pm so the unbroken chain of light travels around the world hour by hour. Collectively we count miles walked or cycled and attempt to circle the globe. All to symbolize our unity in the fight against MSA



Here the 2019 results:(closed @ 31/10/2019)

WalkingSumSteps: 1583 km (= 1583km= 982.3879mi)

WalkingSumMiles: 2207.1 (= 2207.1mi= 3551.983 km)

WalkingSumKm: 21017.5 ( = 21017.5km= = 13059.67mi)

CyclingSumMiles: 40 (= 40mi= 64.37376km

CyclingSumKm: 8896 (= 8895km= 5527.718mi)

NumCandles:1116

2019: With a grand total in km 35112.36 km= 21817.81mi

We all light 1116 candles at 8pm so the unbroken chain of light travels around the world hour by hour. Collectively we count miles walked or cycled and attempt to circle the globe. All to symbolize our unity in the fight against MSA



Here the 2018 results: Failure @ the final counting system :(closing @ 31/10/2018)

WalkingSumSteps:

WalkingSumMiles:

WalkingSumKm:

CyclingSumMiles:

CyclingSumKm:

NumCandles:

2018: With a grand total in miles ? or ? km

We all light candles at 8pm so the unbroken chain of light travels around the world hour by hour. Collectively we count miles walked or cycled and attempt to circle the globe. All to symbolize our unity in the fight against MSA


Here the 2017 results: (closed @ 31/10/2017)

WalkingSumSteps: 196141

WalkingSumMiles:  3361,09 (= 5.409,15 km)

WalkingSumKm: 19.780,79 (= 12,291.21 Mi)

CyclingSumMiles:  1538  (= 2.475,17 km)

CyclingSumKm:  16.336,6 (= 10,151.09 Mi)

NumCandles: 2066

2017: With a grand total in miles 27,463,25 or 44.197,81 km

World Multiple System Atrophy Day celebrated around the globe by all who walk, run, cycle or roll and count up the miles to collectively circle the earth in unity of awareness for this rare disease

So we made it again!  Congratulations and thanks to all participants!


Here the 2016 results: (2016.11.15)

WalkingSumSteps:  64211 (227Mi or 355,32 Km)

WalkingSumMiles:  1006,83 (= 1620,34 km)

WalkingSumKm: 16646 ( 10343.34 Mi)

CyclingSumMiles:  227 ( = 365,32 km)

CyclingSumKm: 5331 (= 3312,53 Mi)

NumCandles: 836 

2016: With a grand total in miles 15288,7 or 24604,66  km

Way behind the 2015 results, we need to do much better in 2017 !!!!!



Here the 2015 results: (2015.10.30)

WalkingSumSteps: 260388

WalkingSumMiles: 2568,06  (= 4132.9km)

WalkingSumKm: 16729,8  (= 10395mi 731.6927yd)

CyclingSumMiles: 1038 (= 1670.5 km )

CyclingSumKm: 23687  (=14718mi 738.1045yd)

NumCandles: 2515

2015: With a grand total in miles 28881mi 804.6464yd or 46480.2km

So we made it for the first time.  Congratulations and thanks to all participants!


Here the 2014 results: (2014.10.30)

WalkingSumSteps: 290074 =  290 km = 180mi 347.8554yd

WalkingSumMiles: 3350,7 = 5392.429km

WalkingSumKm: 10741,2 = 6674mi 479.1178yd

CyclingSumMiles: 3036, = 4885.968km

CyclingSumKm: 9339 = 5802mi 1734.556yd

NumCandles:2962

2014: With a grand total in miles 19044mi 273.1339yd or 30648,597 km




Here the 2013 results: (2013.10.25)

WalkingSumSteps: 172327 = 172km = 106mi 1541.5yd (+ comparing 2012

WalkingSumMiles: 4607 (+ comparing 2012)

WalkingSumKm: 8749 (- 3144,85 comparing 2012)

CyclingSumMiles:1844,5 = 2968.4km (+ 1844,5 comparing 2012)

CyclingSumKm: 5749,5 (+  5749, 5 comparing 2012)

NumCandles: 2973 (+ 1372 comparing 2012)

With a grand total in miles: 15567 mi 483.23yd = 6120mi 483.23yd more than 2012

or a grand total in km’s 25053.1 km = 9855.1 km more than the 15198 from 2012

25053.1km = 15567mi 483.23yd


Here a list from the participating countries from this year:

" A Mile and a Candle for MSA 2013"

So we did much, much more comparing to last year. From 1/4th (2011) and 1/3th (2012) we have well past the 1/2th, halve the way around the globe, sure we will walk @ around in 2014.

To all those who participated on this worldwide movement, THANK YOU!

Thanks to all the participants from:

- Afghanistan

- Albania

- Argentina

- Australia

- Austria

- Belgium

- Bosnia Herzegovina

- Brazil

- Canada

- Colombia

- Denmark

- Finland

- France

- Germany

- Haiti

- India

- Ireland

- Israel

- Italy

- Jamaica

- Japan

- Luxembourg

- Malaysia

- Mali

- Mexico

- Morocco

- Netherlands

- New Zealand

- Norway

- Philippines

- Poland

- Qatar

- Romania

- Russian Federation

- Senegal

- Serbia

- Singapore

- Slovenia

- South Africa

- Spain

- Sweden

- Switzerland

- Tanzania

- Trinidad & Tobago

- Turkey

- United Kingdom

- United States




Here the 2012 results:

SumSteps: 121409 (+ 5523 comparing 2011)

SumMiles: 1484,45 (+ 662 comparing 2011)

SumKm:  11893,85 (+ 4255 comparing 2011)  

NumCandles:  1601 (- 700 comparing 2011)

With a grand total in miles: 9446 m 1054.8yd = 3167 more than 2011

or a grand total in km’s 15198 km = 4078 km more than the 11120 from 2011

15198km = 9946mi 1054.8yd


Here a list from the participating countries from this year:

" A Mile and a Candle for MSA 2012"

So we did much, much more comparing to last year. From 1/4th we have well past the 1/3th, sure we will walk @ least halve the way around the globe in 2013.

To all those who participated on this worldwide movement, THANK YOU!

Thanks to all the participants from:

- Afghanistan

- Albania

- Argentina

- Australia

- Austria

- Belgium

- Bosnia Herzegovina

- Brazil

- Canada

- Colombia

- Denmark

- Finland

- France

- Germany

- Haiti

- India

- Ireland

- Israel

- Italy

- Jamaica

- Japan

- Luxembourg

- Mali

- Mexico

- Netherlands

- New Zealand

- Norway

- Philippines

- Poland

- Qatar

- Romania

- Russian Federation

- Senegal

- Serbia

- Singapore

- South Africa

- Spain

- Sweden

- Switzerland

- Tanzania

- Turkey

- United Kingdom

  1. -United States


Here the 2011 results:

SumSteps: 115886

SumMiles: 882.5

SumKm: 7655.1        

NumWC: 37

NumCandles: 2341