By Colin Angus

In June, 2004, Colin Angus left Vancouver on his bicycle. approximately years later, he rolled again in, taking a look like a castaway, and having accomplished the 1st human-powered circumnavigation of the globe.

Angus cycled, skiied, and rowed a course that took him to Alaska, around the Bering Sea and the Siberian wintry weather, throughout Europe from Moscow to Portugal, then around the Atlantic to Costa Rica--a 156-day rowing odyssey. From there it was once a brief 8,300 kilometre journey again to Vancouver. alongside the best way he burned via 4,000 chocolate bars, seventy two internal tubes, 250 kgs of freeze-dried meals, 31 dorado fish (caught from the sea), 2 offshore rowboats, four bicycles, eighty kgs of garments. And he confirmed the area that if he can trip 43,000 kilometres with no polluting the planet, then the remainder of us can get off our butts, and freshen up our personal acts.

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L:"n Adronius, wen will be elected Empire. I I Shield of Olynthos Magical Items The following magical objects are not utifacts, but they arc unique. They have been given greater d c t d than typical magical items to add flavor to the adventure, and to make finding, investigating, and using them more interesting for the players. Chariot of Vix History: Vix is the mortal daughter of the Immortal Zargos (alias Nyx, see the Wmth of the l m m o d s boxed set). She is a powerful warrior and favored by Zargos.

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You are not to go there,” says one. “For it is our duty to entertain . . and to protect,” says the other. The players should get the idea, and have their characters toke a seat. Even if the PCs disobey them, however, the Statues w i l not attack unless attacked themselves. Soon, Senator Tibernos descends the stairs. “Your arrival is most timely,” hesays, “for Xanthipon tells me the Floating Continents arc nearing the perfect conjunction for removing the Emperor’s body from stasis. ” If the Senator is already with the P a , the archmage h t h i p o n comes down to greet them himself.

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