2020 Runopoly Virtual Run Challenge

Introducing our newest challenge for 2020!  You’ve always imagined that you were going to take over the world, dominating the streets of New York, Las Vegas, Beverly Hills.  Well now’s your chance.  Its time to push your limits in our Runopoly Virtual Running Challenge!   With over 100 miles or distance, the goal of the Runopoly Virtual Running Challenge is to offer participants the challenge of running or walking iconic locations and or events all across the country.  The 2020 Runopoly Virtual Running Challenge also has mini challenges along the way as you complete these challenges that might put you on injury row!  Runopoly also include various Challenge Cards that you must complete as you conquer the challenge.

How to Complete:

  1.  Join the challenge!  Standard participants will receive the Runopoly Challenge Finisher Medal, Official Runopoly Gameboard, Runopoly Challenge Cards, and a pair of dice to get you started.  You can also upgrade your registration and you’ll get everything in the standard participant plus the Runopoly Finisher T-shirt to brag to your friends and show off your challenge accomplishment.
  2. Throughout your challenge, you will be asked to log your miles and report them via our results page as you complete the various Runopoly challenges.
  3. Remember to share your mission by tagging @virtualrunchallenge and #runopolychallenge
  4. Join the Virtual Run Challenge Facebook Group or Strava Group

Runopoly Virtual Running Challenge Registration Open


Runopoly Virtual Running Challenge Finisher Medal



Sign Up!

Choose to take on the Runopoly Challenge solo or with a friend.  Participants have their choice of Standard or Premium Registration.

Commit to the Miles

As participants work their way around the Runopoly Challenge Board they will be given various distances of iconic locations and events all around the country to complete.  Distances range from 1 mile to 26.2 Miles.

Raise Money

Help us earn money and spread the cause for the designated charity or create a team and raise money for your own charity (See 2020 Charity Options Below)

Get to Know the Cause

2020 offers more opportunity for charities to benefit from this event.  We will be offering our standard designated/default charity donation and are now taking suggestions.

New for this year is if you work for a specific charity (preferably one that works with the homeless) and would like to see your organization listed below,  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

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the Runopoly Virtual Running Challenge work?

The Runopoly Challenge is a worldwide run, walk, steps challenge that takes participants on a journey around the country completing iconic distances like Rodeo Drive, or 5th Avenue in NY.  There is a wide range of distances from 1 mile to 26.2 miles as you complete the challenges.  Along your way you may also encounter personal challenge via our Challenge Cards.

If I Register for the Premium Participant when will I receive my gear?

All Premium Participants that register for the event will receive their swag at the beginning to mid of January.  However, things happen and there may be unforeseen delays in delivery.

We have limited quantities of this item, so order early to ensure you can receive one.

Is there a designated event hashtag for the Runopoly Virtual Running Challenge?

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

Where can I log my activity?

The best way to keep track of your activities is to find a calendar and write down what the activity milage 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. Don’t forget to share with us through social media what you are doing to stay active! Once you have logged your miles for the challenge you can submit them on our Results Page

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.  Typical response time is 24-48 hours.  You can also reach us via our live chat option on our website.

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

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