2019 – September 11th Memorial Towers Virtual Run

On the 18th year of remembrance, our 2019 September 11th Memorial Towers Virtual Run honors those individuals that lost their lives or continue to be affected. 👮🏼‍♂️👩🏾‍🚒👨🏻‍🚒👮🏼‍♀️🚓🚑🚒🇺🇸

.The 9/11 Heroes Run unites communities internationally with the goal to never forget the sacrifices of the heroes of September 11th and the wars since veteran, first responder, civilian and military.

.“One of the worst days in America’s history saw some of the bravest acts in Americans’ history. We’ll always honor the heroes of 9/11. And here at this hallowed place, we pledge that we will never forget their sacrifice.”

—President George W. Bush

How to Complete:

  • Find Your Motivation and Sign up
  • Run or Walk; Indoors or Outside. You can also complete your challenge in multiple parts or all at once.
  • Submit your results and earn your medal. If using your fitness tracker take screenshots or photos showing the distance you have covered to submit as your evidence to results@thevirtualrunchallenge.com or manually submit on our RESULTS page.
  • Share your achievement with your friends and tag us @virtualrunchallenge #virtualrunchallenge
  • Register for your next race!


This year’s event was a huge success.  If you did not get a chance to take a part of our 2019 event and would like to be notified when next year’s event opens for registration please submit your email address.   We appreciate your support!

Pre-Register for 2020

The 2019 9-11 Memorial Towers Run will be a limited participants event.  The Virtual Run Challenge has limited this event to 500 total participants.  Because of the limited availability, we suggest that you sign up early for this event.  Race packets will start shipping on September 1st 2019

About the Charity Opportunity

2019 offers more opportunity for charities to benefit from this event.  We will be offering our standard designated/default charity donation and are now taking submissions.

New for this year is if you work for a specific charity (preferably an organization that works with individuals that were directly affected by 9-11) we are offering the opportunity for your charity to benefit directly from this event.  If you are interested in how your charity or non-profit can benefit please contact us a charity@thevirtualrunchallenge.com

Hand holding a red heart in the act of giving to a charity after a virtual race