1st Run 2021 (New Year’s 5k Run)

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1st Run 2021 (New Year’s 5k Run/Walk) SWAG

1st Run 2021 New Year's 5k Run Walk Finisher Medal

1st Run 2021 Finisher Swag

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the 1st Run 2021 (New Year’s 5k Run/Walk) work?

The 1st Run 2021 (New Year’s Virtual 5k Run/Walk) is a virtual running event where participants choose the location and date to run their event.  The distance of this event is 5k.  Once the distance is completed the participant will simply submit their results via their registration account.

When do I receive my swag?

Packets are expected to start shipping on December 26th, 2020

Is there a designated event hashtag for the 1st Run 2021 (New Year’s Virtual 5k Run/Walk)?

There most definitely is! Use the #1stRun2021 hashtag on your social media posts. Feel free to also tag us @virtualrunchallenge .

Is there an official Facebook Page or Group for the event?

Yes, we actually have an official Facebook Group as well as our Strava Club you can join.  Both, are great ways to connect with other participants as well as find motivation and support.

Where can I log my daily activity?

The best way to keep track of your activities is to find a calendar and write down what the activity mileage is each day. Fitness apps like Apple Health and wearables like Fitbit, Garmin, and Suunto watches are also a great way to track your daily mileage. Officially you can submit your activity miles via your Haku account.  Don’t forget to share with us through social media what you are doing to stay active!

What if I have further questions about the challenge before or during?

If you have more questions you can always email us at contact@thevirtualrunchallenge.com Our team will do their best to answer any questions you might have.  The typical response time is 24-48 hours.  You can also reach us via our live chat option on our website.