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Run with Us and Never Stop Running! You can run alone or with a group of friends. It’s your race, on your terms! Each of our fun themed races vary in distance, beginning at 5K (3.1 miles).

VIRTUAL TRAINING
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A Virtual Race Series that trains, encourages and celebrates your journey.

CHOOSE FROM 5K, 10K, HALF MARATHON, AND MARATHON DISTANCES.

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5K CHALLENGE
Complete a 5K! Includes a training program, medal, t-shirt, race bib and a virtual running coach.
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10K CHALLENGE
Complete a 10K! Includes a training program, medal, t-shirt, race bib and a virtual running coach.
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HALF MARATHON CHALLENGE
Complete a half marathon! Includes a training program, medal, t-shirt, race bib and a virtual running coach.
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MARATHON CHALLENGE
Complete a marathon! Includes a training program, medal, t-shirt, race bib and a virtual running coach.
'RUN' IT FORWARD

A wonderful component of our Virtual Race Series is the contribution to various charities. A percentage of each race registration is donated directly to the selected charity for that particular race. Our great community of virtual race runners have made it possible for Gone For a Run to donate thousands of dollars to an assortment of charities including:

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CUSTOM VIRTUAL RACES
Check out these awesome custom Virtual Races hosted by Gone For a RUN
Miles for Mady Virtual 5K
This race is in honor of our beautiful Mady. She loved to run, help, and inspire others. These donations will go to create a foundation in her honor, to help young girls get the support they need to build their confidence, learn about healthy relationships, and to thrive throughout their lives.
Supporting International Bird Rescue
International Bird Rescue’s Mission is to inspire people to act toward balance with the natural world by rescuing water birds in crisis. We dream of a world in which every person, every day takes action to protect the natural home of wildlife and ourselves.
FEEDING THOSE IN NEED DURING COVID-19
In the spirit of unity, while incorporating the organizational values of honor, authenticity, courage, and commitment, Women in Electronics (WE) strives to expand the talent in the Electronics Industry. We accomplish our mission through four main goals: Empower women with networking opportunities at our virtual chapter meetings and events; Develop professionally and personally through monthly leadership trainings; Advocate for each other by participating in our flagship Mentorship Program, and Celebrate our accomplishment as we thrive in our professional journeys.
Athena Triathletes Virtual Multisport Event
In the true Athena spirit, we are coming together this day (or when it’s convenient for you) to keep the spirit of supportive competition among us, as proud and strong Athena athletes, alive, amidst the cancellation of most events this summer, including our beloved Nationals. Join the fun.
Sweat for SUDEP 5K
Our mission is to help those at risk for SUDEP. We want to purchase seizure movement monitors to help give peace of mind to a loved one and their family while asleep. We are also hoping to build a playground to give back to our community.
In loving memory of Chelsey Davidson
The SOLE sisters 5k is dedicated to honoring Chelsey Davidson's life. Chelsey was a mother, sister, girlfriend, and soul sister to many. She was a beautiful person, who was committed to personal development, and someone who motivated those around her to be better. Chelsey was an avid runner, who was often joined by her closest friends, hence the name "SOLE sister". This race was designed to bring all of those who loved Chelsey together. The profit gained from the registration fee will help support Chelsey's daughter, Addi.
Supporting Loving Tanner
Loving Tanner is a nonprofit that provides love and support to families of miscarriage, stillbirth, and infant death. Our annual River of Roses memorial event, which exists to honor any loved one that has passed, is virtual this year so anyone can participate from anywhere you are.
Supporting AEP SCPFO’s Operation Feed Campaign
Support AEP SCPFO’s Operation Feed campaign by participating in our first ever Virtual 5K! All proceeds will be donated to the Mid-Ohio Food Collective. Family, friends, and others outside of SCPFO are welcome to participate!
Woodbrige Kappas Virtual 5K
The Annual Woodbridge Kappa Community 5K Run/Walk will be a virtual race for 2020. That means that you can run or walk the 3.1 miles right where you live! Run/walk alone, with family, or a group of friends. Your race at your pace! For added flexibility, you can break up the distance over a few days or even ride your bike.
RUN4HOPE
Hope Renewed International began in 2010 with the determination to make a sustainable difference in the lives of the people of Guatemala by creating opportunities for people in at-risk communities. Our organization provides care, education, employment, and mentoring in order to serve, equip, and empower the Guatemalan people in the communities where they live. Find out more about the amazing work of our organization at <a href="https://www.hoperenewed.org/" target="_blank">HOPERENEWED.ORG<span class="visually-hidden">opens a new window</span></a>
Stay One More Day 5K/10K/13.1
Join us during Suicide Prevention Month, September 2020, to walk and/or run for Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Awareness. This event will help erase the stigmas surrounding mental illness and advocate for actions we can take to prevent suicide.
Supporting Families Affected by Meconium Aspiration Syndrome
My daughter Mya was born with MAS and was in NICU for 54 days. While in there we met a lot of families in the same situation and not all have a strong support system. This race is to help fund those families we met along Mya’s Journey.
Home Run 5K with Habitat for Humanity of Kenosha
Love to run or walk? August 30th through September 7th you can run/walk/skip your way through a 5k and contribute to Habitat's ability to build more affordable housing. The best parts are you can participate anywhere and everyone is welcome to join!
Race Towards a Brighter Future 5K
The Mid-Atlantic Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine chapter believes in promoting the optimal health, well being, and equity for all children and adolescents. Our region actively supports the health and future of all children in Delaware, Southern New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.
Phoenix Running for Haiti
Phoenix Rising for Haiti (PRH), a 501 ©(3) non-profit organization, is a multidisciplinary medical and rehabilitation team that provides complete care in one of the poorest regions of Haiti. We are raising funds to build our first permanent year-round rehabilitation center. The center will be staffed by both paid Haitian practitioners and volunteers.
Run, Read, Rock!
Run, Read, and Rock! Now, offered as a virtual program! This program has been designed to promote the “endurance” of both literacy and fitness for children and families. Participants are encouraged to set running goals, embrace the love of reading, and develop a sense of integrity through character-building lessons. The Run, Read, and Rock Program serves as a catapult to help participants soar to their fullest potential as leaders of the 21st century. Founder, Dr. Jacqueline Garcia challenges participants to showcase their P.E.P.! Purpose, Endurance, and Perseverance in their Running, Reading, and Rocking Character goals. She believes, "Exercise, such as in the form of running, helps break down barriers to learning and growing both academically and socially." Please post action pictures of reading and acts of kindness to our Facebook group. For every 25 minutes of reading, please count this as .25 of a mile. For every 25 minutes of doing something kind for others, please count this as .25 of a mile.
GlassCon Global VE-Glass Expo VE to Support St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital
GlassCon Global VE-Glass Expo VE is an inaugural virtual event for the architectural glass, metal, and fenestration industries, combining the GlassCon Global educational program with the Glass Expos, all in one virtual event. In addition to the ground-breaking seminars and interactive virtual spaces, set to take place September 9-10, 2020, we are also including a virtual 5K to provide even more live event opportunities. All proceeds from the virtual 5K will be donated to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
Supporting Job’s Daughters and HIKE
Job’s Daughters International is a leadership organization for girls between 10 and 20 and HIKE (Hearing Improvement Kid’s Endowment) Fund is the philanthropic project of the organization. Through HIKE, JDI embraces the needs of children with hearing difficulties, awarding many types of devices for the hearing impaired including: Hearing Aids, FM Systems, Closed Caption Converters, Tactile Units, Alerting Systems, and Specialized Sports Equipment. Job’s Daughters and HIKE — truly kids helping kids!
Supporting Festivals Fredonia to support the Fredonia Community
The mission of Festivals Fredonia is to contribute to a high quality of life in Fredonia, NY, and surrounding communities by presenting lively, varied recreation and cultural opportunities to Village and area residents to stimulate outside interest and tourism, thereby contributing to a healthy business environment.
Supporting Sista Strut
Sista Strut aims to heighten awareness about the issues of breast cancer in women of color, as well as provide information on community resources. Studies show that African American women are more likely to get breast cancer at a younger age and have a death rate from breast cancer higher than Caucasian women of the same age. Sista Strut recognizes the strength of survivors, their family, and friends, heightens awareness, promotes early detection and the search for a cure.
Supporting Military Service Members & Their Families
Since 1941, the USO has been the nation’s leading organization to serve the men and women in the U.S. military, and their families, throughout their time in uniform. From the moment they join, through their assignments and deployments, and as they transition back to their communities, the USO is always by their side.
Supporting the Breast Cancer Move Foundation
The Breast Cancer Move Foundation is dedicated to serving our military community, which includes both women and men reducing the likelihood of dying of breast cancer by maximizing diagnostic testing, early detection, education, and coaching support. Empowering women and men on becoming their own health self-advocate.
Find Your Happy Pace - Aurora Virtual 5K 2020
Social distancing may keep us apart, but together, we are Aurora Strong! Run or walk this virtual 4th of July 5K within your own neighborhood, track, or trail and post your finishing photos by mentioning the Aurora Parks & Recreation on your Twitter and Facebook pages. Find your happy pace, Aurora, and let’s celebrate the Red, White and Blue, as only we can do!
Supporting Give Kids the World Village
Fairytale Journeys Travel is a Travel agency specializing in Disney Destinations. The charity we have chosen is Give Kids the World Village - Give Kids the World Village is an organization that houses and helps with Make-A-Wish Trip recipients.
Supporting Our Western New York Veterans
The mission of WNYHeroes is to provide veterans, members of the armed services, and the widows and children of deceased veterans with access to essential services, financial assistance and resources that support their lives and sustain their dignity.
Supporting Caring For Others, Inc.
CFO was started in 2001 and we are still here in 2020... to help those in need. To catch those who would otherwise fall through the cracks. It's all about giving a hand UP and not a handout. We are grateful for all of our partners who support us throughout the year and especially during this unforeseen pandemic. Your support helps provide much-needed resources to families in our community. When you give to Caring for Others, you are providing so much more than just a donation.
Supporting Feeding America’s Coronavirus Response Fund
COVID-19 has created two massive issues – 40+ million newly unemployed people and shelter-in-place that impacts mental and physical health. Seeing long lines of cars to receive food assistance is as heartbreaking as the increase in calls to suicide prevention lines. What if you could do something about both at the same time? This Virtual 5K –run or walk – will help your mental and physical health while also providing food assistance with a minimum of $10 contribution to Feeding America’s Coronavirus Response Fund.
Virtual Convention Fun Run/Walk 5K for NCAJ Community
Since we cannot gather for our annual Convention 5K Fun Run/Walk in Wilmington this year, we're taking it virtual! Sign up to walk or run the 5K distance on the trail, road or track of your choice at home and submit your times to see how you stack up against other members of the NCAJ community. Thanks to our sponsor Whitfield Bryson, LLP.
Supporting The Cat Team of Newman-Coweta Humane Society
Newnan-Coweta Humane Society is a 501(c)3 all-volunteer, non-profit organization. Through rescue, foster programs, and community awareness, our goal is to one day eliminate the euthanization of healthy, adoptable animals in our area.
Supporting The Adventures of Ch8sing Waterfalls
Ch8sing Waterfalls introduces hiking, exploration, and adventure to women of color. It is a movement that affords these women a safe space, in search of the healing powers of natural waterfalls. The movement encourages women to step outside of the norm, to be bold, to be free, to embr8ce the ch8se.
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