Events designed to help you go further and stay on track to reach your fitness goals. From 100 miles to 2,022 miles, there is something for every person at any fitness level. You can run, walk, jog, or stroll any of the challenges and earn your miles in any way you can move! Select one or multiple challenges (you can double-dip your miles!) and move toward your first milestone starting January 1, 2022. 


Run or walk 100 or 1,000 miles over the course of the year and year pup-themed pins. The official race gear is paw-fect and even includes a clip-on medal and matching banana for the pup in your life. 

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How do you measure a year? We're challenging you to measure it in miles by completing 202.2 or 2,022 miles at your own pace. Along the way, you'll earn adventure-themed pins as you reach each milestone.

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On this mission you'll complete 400 miles while exploring the solar system. Earn planetary pins as you reach each milestone and a finisher medal when you've completed your mission.

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dino-might challenge

Our favorite dinosaurs have broken out of VRC! Help get them back in this 100-mile journey! Run, walk, swim, hike, or paddle your miles in this cumulative distance event, and earn some dino-might as you go.

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get to sesame street challenge

Our 2021 challenge was such a success, we're bringing it back for 2022 with new Sesame Street friends! Choose between 100 and 500-mile options and earn Sesame Street character pins along the way.

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Collect some of your favorite retro ponies as your journey through Equestria. At each milestone earn a cutie mark pin. Select a 120 or 600 mile journey as your goal and start your year on a magical note.

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Roll Out or Rise Up Challenge

Earth is under siege and you are needed! Choose your allegiance as an Autobot or Decepticon and take on the mission to complete this 300 mile journey in 2022.

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yellowstone 150 challenge

Yellowstone National Park turns 150 this March. We’re celebrating 150 years of national parks Virtual Running Club-style: with a mileage challenge. Take on 150 cumulative miles to earn awards along the way depicting your favorite park landmarks.

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