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. 

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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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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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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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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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Other Events You'll Love

2022 Dog Lover’s Challenge | 100 or 1,000 Miles
Coast Guard Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K
Arches National Park 50th 5K/10K/Half
Tetris Get Fit Game (200 miles in 2022)
Yellowstone Birthday Events
Yellowstone 150th Challenge for 150 Miles

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