Run Sydney Virtual

Jan 24, 2021

£25.00£35.00

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SKU: RunSydney Category:
0% event capacity filled
Entry Limit: 500

Event Details:

Sunday | January 24, 2021
24/01/2021 9:00 am - 24/01/2021 10:30 am
Sydney
PLACES AVAILABLE 500

Run just under 3 miles a day for 10 days to complete our ANY TIME CHALLENGE

Alternatively join us on the 24th January 2021 and run a full marathon, or share the distance with your friends to collect your medal in our RACE DAY CHALLENGE

*Each participating member must obtain an entry, 10% of entry fees go to charity. We are working with a host of amazing charities who are putting together teams in all of the Virtual Marathons. If you are interested in joining one of the charity teams visit our charity listings pages. International entry is for someone not from the UK and NI.*

** If you are joining us from outside of the UK and want your medal shipped to an international address, please select either ‘International Any Time Challenge’ or International Race Day Challenge’ as this incorporates the international postage and packaging fee.  

Run Sydney Virtual 

The 10 day Challenge; to complete this challenge you need to complete 2.62 miles every day for 10 days. By doing so you will complete a marathon distance over the 10 days. If you record all of your times on each of the 10 days through our online runners console, you will receive your marathon time.  10 x 2.62 = 26.2 miles. On completion, your marathon time will be calculated and added to the Run Sydney leader board and you will then be rewarded with the Run Sydney bronze medal.

Any Time Challenge

Yes, this event can be completed in any month of the year.

Race Day Challenge – 24th of January 2021

  • 26.1 miles as a individual
  • 13.1 miles in a pair (13.1 Miles per person)
  • 10.54 miles in a team of 4 (10.54 Km per person)
  • 5.27Km in a team of 8 (5.27Km per person)
  • 2.62 miles in a team of 10 (2.62miles per person)
  • 1.048 miles in a team of 25 (1.048 miles per person)

Difficulty

Bronze Medal

Age

14+ or 5 and over if accompanied by an adult

Evidence

Official TimesTo submit an official time you must use Garmin Connect, Strava, Map My Run, Nike App or any GPS tracking device.

Take a picture of your tracker and submit via your online console.

Unofficial TimesYou can submit evidence to us by simply keeping a daily log. At the end sign the log, take a photo and upload it to your Virtual Marathon Series online portal. You will receive a medal and our congratulations but your time will only be recorded as an unofficial time.

Special Challenge

For the Run Sydney special challenge, you are up against Adrienne Beames of Australia. Beames is often accredited as the first female to break the 3 hour marathon time back in 1971.  We are looking for you to complete your marathon time in under 3 hours to defeat Adrienne Beames. Submit your 10 times through your running portal, calculate and submit your marathon time. You will need to run each of your 2.62 miles in under 18 minutes each day and you will complete this challenge, defeat Adrienne Beames marathon time and be added above Beames in our leader board for the Sydney Virtual Marathon. This challenge is not required to obtain your Run Sydney Bronze medal but will give the special challenge virtual medal in your runners portal and on the leaderboards.

Rewards and Prizes

Find yourself in the top 10 on the leader board and earn yourself rewards and prizes from our sponsors and partners. Make sure to keep an eye on where you rank so you can re-enter if you are knocked out of the top 10.

To submit an unofficial time 1. Find the email with your login details that we sent you when you signed up 2. Log in to your VMM runners console 3. Click on the event you are participating in 4. As you have paid for your place the submit evidence section will be active 5. Follow the instructions, select individual and unofficial and add all of the evidence required 6. Click submit and wait for confirmation 7. Your time will be calculated for you 8. That is it, job done; your medal is on its way. 9. Sign up for your next big event in the runners portal To submit an official time 1. Find the email with your login details that we sent you when you signed up 2. Log in to your VMM runners console 3. Click on the event you are participating in 4. As you have paid for your place the submit evidence section will be active 5. Follow the instructions, select individual and official 6. Add all of the evidence required in each step and add your times 7. Click submit and wait for confirmation 8. Your time will be calculated for you and shown 9. That’s it, job done, your medal is on its way and you will be added to the official leaderboard 10. Sign up for your next big challenge in the runners portal