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NYRR Virtual Global Running Day 1M (June 4-10)

 

Check the results from the NYRR Virtual Global Running Day 1M, and read our race report on the blog.


Make some history! Be a part of the first-ever virtual race celebrating Global Running Day. Run this free one-mile virtual race anywhere, anytime between June 4 and June 10. Capture photos from your local running route, hometown, or the road less travelled. Show us what inspires you and share with the hashtags #NYRRVirtualRacing and #GlobalRunningDay.

Proceeds support NYRR's mission to help and inspire people through running, and benefit NYRR’s youth and community programs, so you can feel good about completing the race while doing some good as well.


What is an NYRR Virtual Race?

A virtual race is a race that can be run at your convenience during a specified period of time. To participate in NYRR Virtual Racing, create your free Strava account, sign up for a race, and run or walk the distance of the race on a course you select wherever you are.

Visit the NYRR Virtual Racing page to learn more about how to run a virtual race with NYRR and Strava and visit our FAQ page if you have any additional questions.


Pricing

Proceeds support NYRR’s mission to help and inspire people through running, and benefit NYRR’s youth and community programs. 

Category NYRR Members NYRR Friend (Non-Member)
General Entry $0 $0
Virtual 6 Entry $20 $30

The NYRR Members category includes NYRR members in the following levels: Member, Member Plus, Miler, 5K, 10K, Junior, Senior, Armed Service, Collegiate, and NYRR Youth Program Leads and Assistants.


NYRR Virtual 6 Program

Runners may choose to purchase this race for credit toward the NYRR Virtual 6 program. NYRR Virtual 6 program participants that register for and complete six (6) NYRR virtual races at the NYRR Virtual 6 program rate before December 31, 2018 will be eligible to receive one (1) non-complimentary entry to the 2019 Popular Brooklyn Half and one (1) Popular Brooklyn Half Virtual Training program to help them prepare for the race. Limit one (1) Popular Brooklyn Half entry and one (1) Popular Brooklyn Half Virtual Training program per person. The ability to register for the NYRR Virtual 6 Program is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. The NYRR Virtual 6 program will not be available to additional registrants once NYRR Virtual 6 registrant spaces have been exhausted. NYRR Virtual 6 program participants must be at least 18 years of age.

The 2018 NYRR Virtual Racing series will include a total of nine virtual races. Three races have already been held, two are open for registration, and the additional four races will be announced this summer and fall. All races in the NYRR Virtual 6 program will follow the same price structure.

The Popular® Brooklyn Half, the largest half-marathon in the country, is an iconic 13.1-mile journey through the amazing borough of Brooklyn. The race starts near the Brooklyn Museum and ends at a finish line on the Coney Island boardwalk. Check back at a later date for more details on what to expect for the 2019 race.

Please note: Completing an NYRR virtual race does not count toward the 4 Out of 6 program or the 9+1 program.


Completing Your Virtual Race: Tips and Tricks

Here’s the how-to for taking part in NYRR Virtual Racing Powered by Strava:

NYRR Virtual Racing How-To Guide

Share Your Experience

  • Share your accomplishments using the hashtag #NYRRVirtualRacing in your tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts.
  • Join the NYRR Virtual Racing Facebook group to connect with runners from all over the world who are participating in NYRR Virtual Racing.
  • Complete the NYRR Virtual Racing Storytelling Survey and tell us why you're taking part in NYRR Virtual Racing, where you're running, and what makes your story different. We may feature you on our blog and social media channels or ask you to participate in local or national media opportunities.
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DATE
Monday, June 4, 2018 12:00am

LOCATION
Worldwide

DISTANCE
1 Mile

RACE TYPES
Both Men and Women
Virtual

EVENT HASHTAG
#NYRRVirtualRacing

RACE STATUS
Completed

 

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