Zion to Moab Challenge

Virtual Endurance Event

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RUN, WALK, and/or BIKE 355 MILES in 3 months!
 and discover the most scenic route in the USA

Opens June 22nd
Only $44 w/ code: ZION44

WHAT'S INCLUDED?

ALL ENTRIES Include:

- HUGE Zion to Moab Challenger Finisher's Medal 

- Polarized Mirrored Sunglasses made for runners

  • Stylish & Non-slip & Non-bounce

  • Full UV protection

  • Comes with carrying case

  • Retails for $29-$35

- Zion to Moab Compression Calf Sleeves 

- LIVE Course Tracking!

- Strava Club with Live Feed

- Bib Number & Finisher's Certificate

- Prizes for Top Finishers & Top Teams

- Free Shipping (USA only)

CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION: A portion of your entry fee will be donated to fund a surf camp for 20 children with special needs this summer in Oceanside, California! More info below.

YOUR COURSE

This course starts at the famous Zion-Mount Carmel Tunnel in Zion National Park in Utah and finishes at the Devil's Garden Trailhead in Arches National Park in Moab, Utah. This event features Live Map Tracking and you'll be able to see exactly where you are on the course as you log your miles! We've dug up all the amazing hidden gems along the way, including sites, trails, and off the beaten path must-sees for when you visit in person one day. 

 

This course is one of the MOST SCENIC ROUTES in the United States and has been named "the Ultimate Road Trip"! 

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YOUR GOODS!

 

BADASS Challengers deserve BADASS race gear! Every challenger will receive a HUGE custom Finisher's Medal, Runners' Sunglasses w/ carrying case, & top quality Zion to Moab Compression Calf Sleeves. Packages will be shipped mid-October.

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CHALLENGE DETAILS

Registration June 22 - July 31st

Event Begins on August 1st

There are 4 divisions for this challenge - At the time of registration, you'll choose between the All Activity (Solo or Team) or Run/Walk (Solo or Team). 

ALL ACTIVITY - SOLO DIVISION 

When signing up for this division, you'll complete the 355 miles entirely on your own by October 31st. Challenge begins on August 1st. Permitted activities are listed below. No retroactive mileage allowed (meaning accumulated miles don't start until March 1st.) You'll register for the challenge and log your miles through RunSignUp, which will track your progress throughout your challenge journey. The leaderboard will be based on distance completed, not pace. 

ALL ACTIVITY - TEAM DIVISION

When signing up for this division, you'll have a team and you'll divide up the 355 miles however you'd like. Your team will complete the 355 miles by October 31st. Challenge begins on March 1st. Permitted activities are listed below. No retroactive mileage allowed. You'll register for the challenge and log your miles through RunSignUp, which will track your progress throughout your challenge journey. The leaderboard will be based on distance completed, not pace. Each teammate will receive their own Medal and Goods in the mail. To REGISTER as a Team: The first teammate to register will create the team. Then all teammates thereafter will join that team when they register. Teammates don't have to complete the miles together or live in the same town! Each teammate will log their miles through their own RunSignUp account and the miles will be allocated to your team's total miles! **Team discounts available, please email info@virtualrunseries.com before you register. Discounts can't be applied after you register.

RUN/WALK ONLY -  SOLO DIVISION

When signing up for this division, you are HARDCORE and will complete all 355 miles SOLO by running or walking. Challenge begins on August 1st. No retroactive mileage allowed. You'll register for the challenge and log your miles through RunSignUp, which will track your progress throughout your challenge journey. The leaderboard will be based on distance completed, not pace. 

RUN/WALK ONLY - TEAM DIVISION

When signing up for this division, you'll have a team and you'll divide up the 355 miles however you'd like. Your team will complete the 355 miles by October 31st. Challenge begins on August 1st. No retroactive mileage allowed. You'll register for the challenge and log your miles through RunSignUp, which will track your progress throughout your challenge journey. The leaderboard will be based on distance completed, not pace. Each teammate will receive their own Medal and Goods in the mail. To REGISTER as a Team: The first teammate to register will create the team. Then all teammates thereafter will join that team when they register. Teammates don't have to complete the miles together or live in the same town! Each teammate will log their miles through their own RunSignUp account and the miles will be allocated to your team's total miles! **TEAM DISCOUNT CODES AVAILABLE, please email info@runsignup.com before you register.

ACTIVITIES FOR MILEAGE:

 

Permitted Activities for the ALL ACTIVITY Divisions:

  • Running

  • Walking

  • Biking

  • Hiking

  • Stand Up Paddle boarding

  • Rollerblades/skates

  • Elliptical

  • Distance Sports

  • Swimming & Rowing

Permitted Activities for the RUN/WALK Divisions: 

  • Running

  • Walking 

  • Hiking

**You may transfer divisions anytime at no charge


REGISTRATION:

Registration will open from June 22nd to July 31st. The Challenge begins on August 1st and you'll have until October 31, 2021 to complete the challenge.

 

SHIPPING:

FREE shipping for USA orders. International participants are welcome, but an additional $22 shipping fee will apply at the time of registration. Once your package is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number. Packages will be shipped approximately mid-October.


LIVE MAP TRACKING/RESULTS:

On August 1st, you'll begin the challenge & be able to MANUALLY log your miles through your RunSignUp profile. Once you log your first miles, your name, location, time and pace will be displayed on the official leaderboard. You can use whatever GPS app or device that works best for you (Garmin, MapMyRun, Strava, Fitbit, etc). RunSignUp will track your progress, display a live leaderboard and show you exactly where you are on the course! The leaderboard is based on distance, not pace. This is about endurance, not speed. To keep it flexible for all of the participants, we are not requiring you to sync or upload your .FIT or GPX files! You will receive awards on your results page as you pass through the different milestones. 

 

PRIZES & AWARDS
To compete for awesome PRIZES, follow and tag @virtualrunlife or email them to us info@virtualrunseries.com

CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION

A portion of your entry fee will fund a Surf Camp for Children with Special Needs this summer in Oceanside, California. This surf camp is nationally recognized and organized by Surfing Madonna Oceans Project. With your participation, we will be able to fund 20 families from across the USA for a day of complimentary surfing, lunch, awards ceremony and free photos for each family! Each child receives a take home a Surfing Diploma and a goodie bag! This program started in 2014 and we want to help keep it going.

Complete from anywhere 

Starts August 1st ~ 355 virtual miles by October 31, 2021! Complete SOLO or with a TEAM and divide up the miles however you like.

 

You'll log your miles & earn badges as you pass through amazing landmarks, such as famous Bryce Canyon, Anasazi Ruins, Capitol Reef, Mummy Cliff, and Escalante Falls. We'll give you visitors tips, trails, & sites to see when you visit in-person one day.

There will be prizes for top finishers and top teams! 

IMPORTANT!

This challenge is NON-EXCLUSIVE meaning ALL miles from other races, challenges, or in-person races count towards this goal. For example, if you run Boston Marathon, those miles would count towards this challenge.

Our Challengers

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CONTACT

Our Address:

105 12th St. SE, Unit 948

Bandon, Oregon 97411

Text:

760-585-6631