Virtual Half Marathon & Treadmill Challenge 5K - runningnerds summer heat series
Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 5:00 AM - Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 6:00 PM
Customize your Race! Set Your Goal!! Be Victorious!!
The runningnerds racing series is proud to bring you an exciting and fun addition to your fitness and racing experience. We love road races and encourage everyone to participate as often as their budget and schedule will allow, however, road racing can get expensive and definitely is not ideal for everyone in all seasons! We can't let that stop us from getting in our workouts and training runs. Therefore we present to you the:
Virtual Half Marathon & Treadmill 5K
runningnerds summer heat series
July 19-22, 2012!
Atlanta Competitive Challenge
Urban Active Fitness - Buckhead
Saturday, July 21 8-11am
**Run your race when and where you like!
**Virtually run with runners all over the nation!
**Get ALL the SWAG and NONE of the fees to park, travel, book hotels, hire a dogsitter, etc, etc.!
**Never completed a 5K or a Half Marathon before?? What a perfect way to try it out and build your confidence. All first timers will receive a free training program and a be assigned a virtual running motivator courtesy of RunningNerds!!
How it Works!
Virtual Half Marathon
Step 1. Register online Virtual Half Marathon!
Step 2. Map your own 13.1 mile course.
-Suggested routes can be found on sites such as runkeeper.com, mapmyrun.com, walkjogrun.net
-Your local running stores will often have routes mapped up for runners/walkers
Step 3. Run Your Race! You can complete your Half Marathon on a treadmill, in a park, in the city, in the morning, in the evening...basically anywhere and anytime you choose during the race period. Once your race starts, your clock runs until you complete your goal of 13.1 miles!
-Check the VHM facebook page or www.runningnerdnation.com for opportunities to complete your VHM with a group in your area.
Step 4. Record your time and report your results online to your runningnerds/Zulu Racing Virtual Half Marathon Portal.
Step 5. Check the national leaderboard throughout the race period. Check the final results by 6pm on the final day of the race period!
Step 6. Congrats you did it!! You will receive your finishers SWAG Pack upon completion of your race!
Treadmill Challenge 5K
Step 1. Register online for the Treadmill Challenge 5K!
(If you would like to participate in the runningnerds summer heat series LOCAL-COMPETIVE Treadmill Challenge 5K and be eligible for age group awards and special race day perks please see below!!)
Step 2. Run your race! Complete your 5K on a treadmill in your personal gym, public gym, or anywhere you have access to a treadmill. Complete your race anytime you choose during the race period. Once your race starts, your clock runs until you complete your goal of 3.1 miles (5K)!
-Check Treadmill Challenge 5K facebook page for pics and updates about Treadmill Challenge 5K participants all over the nation.
Step 3. Record your time and report your results online to your runningnerds/Zulu Racing Treadmill Challenge 5K Portal.
Step 4. Check the national leaderboard throughout the race period. Check the final results by 6pm on the final day of the race period!
Step 5. Congrats you did it!! You will receive your finishers SWAG Pack upon completion of your race!
Treadmill Challenge 5K Atlanta Competitive Division
Step 1. Register online for the Treadmill Challenge 5K ATLANTA COMPETITIVE Division!
Step 2. Show up and run your race. The Treadmill Challenge 5K Local Competition will be held on Saturday, July 21, 2012 from 8-10 am at Urban Active Fitness- Buckhead
Step 3. Your Results will be reported online to the runningnerds/Zulu Racing Treadmill Challenge 5K Portal.
Step 4. Receive your finisher's SWAG Pack. Awards Ceremony at approx. 9:30am. Enjoy the post race party.
runningnerds summer heat series race SWAG Pack (stuff we all get:):
-Super Cool Finisher's T-shirt
-Virtual Half Marathon Finisher's Gift
-Treadmill Challenge 5K Finisher's Gift
-Discount and Freebie Coupons
Treadmill Challenge 5K Local Competitive Awards (Overall Male & Female, Top 3 Male & Female in Each Age Group Every 10 Years Starting at *14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+).
*must be at least 14 years of age to participate in the local competitive division
Runners & Walkers Coast to Coast LA to Chicago to Atlanta are welcomed and encouraged to participate! LET'S GET IT!!!
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