WHY I RUN - Virtual Race Series - 5k, 10k, Half, Vertical Mile, Online, Wednesday, 01. July 2020
About this Event
Reconnect with your "Why" behind running and focus on giving back, sharing community, and redefining the sport of running!
Choose from various race distances, including:
5K, 10K, and Half Marathon -- sign up for 1, 2, or all 3!
Vertical Mile! This one's a doozy :)
Individual and Team-Based Options:
Complete the distances within the desired time period and upload your run for a chance to win amazing raffle prizes from our partners!
Upon registering, every participant will gain access to our live workshop discussions hosted throughout the duration of the race series. These include:
Mental Toughness & Grit with LCSW & Coach, Danielle Snyder
Strength Training for Runners with Coaches, Megan Flanagan & Jess Parker
Pre & Post Race Fueling Strategies with Registered Dietitian, Starla Shines
Cultivating Community: Giving Back Through Running - Featuring a Variety of Panelists
Empowering Women Athlete Panel, including Shawanna White, Rachel Schilkowsky, Tessa Chesser, & Others
All participants will be entered into a raffle! Upon completion of the challenge, we will be raffling off prizes from Spring Energy, Trail Butter, Oiselle, FEM Protein Powder, Strong Runner Chicks, Picky Bars, and more! Each race earns you one raffle ticket into our giveaway prize package.
Run for a Reason:
30% of proceeds will go towards Girls Gotta Run, a foundation for COVID-19 relief efforts to girls in Ethiopia. The remainder of proceeds go towards helping Strong Runner Chicks continue our mission of educating, empowering, and connecting female distance runners, while giving back to the running community.