Sites-ChalkTalkSports-Site
Banner image Featured Race
VIRTUAL
RACES
Image of Featured Race
Image of Featured Race
5 CITIES
CHALLENGE
GONE FOR A RUN VIRTUAL RACES

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).

MORE VIRTUAL RACES
VIRTUAL TRAINING
& RACE CHALLENGE SERIES

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

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

Image of Virtual Race - 5K Challenge
REGISTER NOW
5K CHALLENGE
Complete a 5K! Includes a training program, medal, t-shirt, race bib and a virtual running coach.
Image of Virtual Race - 10K Challenge
REGISTER NOW
10K CHALLENGE
Complete a 10K! Includes a training program, medal, t-shirt, race bib and a virtual running coach.
Image of Virtual Race - Half Marathon Challenge
REGISTER NOW
HALF MARATHON CHALLENGE
Complete a half marathon! Includes a training program, medal, t-shirt, race bib and a virtual running coach.
Image of Virtual Race - Marathon Challenge
REGISTER NOW
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:

Image of charities we support
CUSTOM VIRTUAL RACES
Check out these awesome custom Virtual Races hosted by Gone For a RUN
USO Trot for the Troops 2020
For 79 years, the USO has stood by America's military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country. The USO is not part of the federal government and relies on the generosity of individual supporters like you, organizations and corporations to support its activities for our service members and their families.
ACG 2020 #DiversityinGI Virtual 5K
ACG shines a light on the critical issue of diversity in GI and medicine, supports Summer Scholars, and creates a fun, healthy way to raise awareness on social media. Share your photos with #DiversityinGI and tag @AmCollegeGastro. Thanks to Ironwood and Braintree, our race sponsors.
The EG “Gone Running” Virtual 5K
Let’s dedicate some time to getting away from our desks and fitting in some physical activity! Plus, who doesn’t love a little competition (and fabulous prizes)? Run or walk your 5k at home and compete with the rest of the Eliassen Group team across the country, all while raising funds for First Book, a non-profit organization that works to provide equal educational opportunities for children in need, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Crusaders Fun Run 5K
Come support St. Norbert School and participate in our first-ever Virtual 5K Fun Run! For more than a century, St. Norbert School has prepared its students for a life of success by immersing its students in a continuous learning program from preschool thru eighth grade. Our children benefit academically, socially, and emotionally from the individualized attention, support, and opportunity small classes afford - both inside the classroom and out through distance learning.
Girls On Fire 5K
As most of you know, we were involved in an accident where we suffered burns approximately one year ago. OUR CAUSE: The Midwest Children's Burn Camp helps children ages 6 to 17 discover that who they are on the inside is much more valuable than the scars they see on the outside. It costs $2,000 to send one child. Please help us raise funds by joining us in our virtual 5k any time beginning October 1 through November 15. This is our first virtual 5k so please bear with us as we figure this out. We will provide a link in a few days with more details. Please like and share!!!
Toxic Trudge Run/Walk 5K
Join our 1st annual Stronghold Freedom Foundation Virtual 5K Sludge Trudge. We will Run, Walk, or Crawl through symbolic toxic sludge to raise money for Karshi-Kanabad veterans and their families. They had to live, breathe, and work in actual toxic and radioactive sludge while defending our freedoms post 9/11 and are now suffering the consequences. This 5K will help show them we are thankful for their service and we are here to help them and their families in the aftermath of their exposure! All proceeds will benefit the veterans and their families that served at the Karshi-Kanabad (K2) base in Uzbekistan.
Don Callejon School Fun Run
Join the Don Callejon School Community Organization in a fun run. Help show your community spirit and raise money for art, music, and STEM programs at Don Callejon School in Santa Clara, CA- all while having fun and getting exercise. Instead of our annual Walk-A-Thon, we are asking you to go on a virtual run or walk. You pick the time, the course, and the speed, run with your household, and report your time/completion on our personalized race webpage, and then we all celebrate together! Go Cubs!
Junior League of Gwinnett and North Fulton
An organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. Participate by helping JLGNF make a difference in the communities of Gwinnett and North Fulton!
3/11 245th Marine Corps Birthday Thunder Run
3rd Battalion 11th Marines is celebrating the 245th Marine Corps Birthday with its first-ever virtual run! Please join the Thunder family in promoting physical fitness and Esprit de Corps through a run that can be done at your pace and on your schedule. Feel free to run solo or with a team, just have fun doing it! All proceeds will be used to directly support the Marines and Sailors of 3/11. “God fights on the side with the best artillery, God fights with Third Battalion!”
Zaria’s Footsteps
Zaria's Footsteps, Inc. would like to invite you to Sweat to Save a Life. Everyone's life has been impacted by some type of loss. From the pandemic, hurricanes, schools, and finances. As of today, the Generation Z suicide rate has increased. Suicide is an everyday problem. So join us in a virtual walk to raise awareness not stigmatized. With your commitment, Zaria's Footsteps can continue to serve those who are in need. Providing therapy, resources, and services to families in need.
UCA Alumni Homecoming 5K
The UCA Alumni Association exists to connect alumni to the University of Central Arkansas, to each other, and to help provide a lifetime of support for students and alumni. The Association oversees over 17 different scholarships, including the Alumni Assistance Fund that supports recent graduates by assists in paying down their student loans.
The 2020 Marine Detachment 27th Annual Devil Dog Run
The 2020 MarDet Fort Sill, OK 27th Annual Devil Dog Run is hosted by the Marine Detachment Artillery Detachment, Fort Sill, OK and benefits their entry-level Marines to attend their first Marine Corps Ball.
Country Church Scramble
Have you ever had that Sunday Morning scramble? We understand the "little things" in life that arise on Sunday morning. Use that energy and join Village Missions for the Country Church Scramble to help raise awareness and funds for rural churches across the U.S. & Canada
Rise to the Challenge Virtual Fun Run/Walk
This year has been a challenge in many ways, and we want to offer you this opportunity to Rise to the Challenge of not only Living with XXY, but also to overcome any challenge you face. In honor of Living with XXY's one year anniversary on November 6th, Kelsey will be rising to the challenge of running his first full marathon. We invite you to join Kelsey on this anniversary celebration by selecting a start time and finish line for the activity of your choice during the week of November 1-8, 2020. So, will you Rise to the Challenge with us? For donations, or to sponsor a runner of your choice, use the following: <a href="https://donorbox.org/rise-to-the-challenge">https://donorbox.org/rise-to-the-challenge<span class="visually-hidden">opens a new window</span></a>
STOMP out Human Trafficking 5K
Join us for the first ever virtual 5K to support the STOMP (Stop Trafficking of Minors and Pedophilia) movement. Our mission is to raise awareness and help end the world-wide issue of Trafficking and Sexual Abuse of Children. We are an action based organization that challenges legislations, initiates petitions, and aides in the prevention and educational opportunities throughout our communities. Proceeds from the race will go to the STOMP movement along with being distributed to other important non-profits fighting for this issue such as Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R) ourrescue.org among others. All ages are welcome to participate! You can run/walk anytime, anywhere! Let's get moving and help STOMP out Human trafficking. <a href="https://STOMPMovement.com" target="_blank">STOMPMovement.com<span class="visually-hidden">opens a new window</span></a>
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.
Trina’s Trek
In honor of Trina Mock’s magnanimous spirit, we have organized Trina’s Trek. This will be an annual event honoring Trina’s compassionate nature by raising funds & donations via a variety of events. This year Trina’s Trek has chosen to organize a virtual fun run. All proceeds raised will be donated to The Gentle Barn Los Angeles. The Gentle Barn Los Angeles is a non-profit organization that rescues, rehabilitates, and gives sanctuary to severely abused animals. Trina’s Trek is dedicated to honoring the compassionate & giving nature that was Trina Mock. Through a variety of events, this organization looks to raise funds for different non-profits that advocate for the inclusion of people from every discipline and culture, & groups that strive to teach people kindness & compassion to animals.
Founders Day Run
First annual Founders Day virtual run, for everyone! Distances for the family to participate in as well. This will be an annual event to commemorate our first founder for Phi Kappa Sigma, Dr. Samuel Brown Wylie Mitchell, whose foresight was able to create our ever-enduring organization.
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.
Girls of Excellence, Inc. Ready. Set. GOE! Virtual 5K
Girls of Excellence, Inc. Ready. Set. GOE! Virtual 5K will allow participants to complete their miles anyway they like. Participants will be able to track miles by running, jogging, walking, biking, swimming, or on a treadmill. This virtual 5K provides participants with the opportunity to meet the mile requirements by being safe in an area where they are comfortable.
Don’t Mess with Texas Public Schools Run
Friends is a nonprofit, apolitical organization focused on educating all Texans about the virtues and achievements of our Texas public schools. The vision of Friends of Texas Public Schools is that Texas public school educators will be ambassadors for their profession. Texans will believe that being an educator is noble, will revere and respect their public schools, and will recognize their role and become engaged in quality public education.
Quarantine Lift Off 5K
Women on the move toward a healthier lifestyle. Looking forward to a brighter day, it's a Quarantine Lift Off !! 5, 4, 3, 2, 1...
5K For Kids - The Salvation Army of Fall River
The Salvation Army of Fall River will be hosting this 5K Run/Walk with our Title Sponsor PRIMA CARE. For the tenth consecutive year, this wonderful event will help to support education, recreation, and life skill opportunities for the children of Fall River. So go for a walk or a run and in doing so, invest in the future of our children. Thank you.
Kappa Psi Zeta Epsilon 5K 2020
Kappa Psi is the largest and oldest pharmaceutical fraternity in the world. Kappa Psi is dedicated to fostering industry, sobriety, fellowship, and high ideals in its members not just in the pharmacy profession, but in our lives in general. We also seek to advance the profession of pharmacy by supporting and participating in many projects which endeavor to do so.
American Cancer Society
Been trying to figure out what to wear to this year's Making Strides Gulf Coast event on October 17th? Or you won't be able to make it that day? Well, we have good news! The 2020 Hunt For A Cure VIRTUAL WALK is live October 1st - November 31st! Two "race" packet options are available for purchase: medal and bib only, or medal, tshirt and bib. This gives you just another chance to help us in the fight against cancer! We encourage you to go at your own pace with the "race" and have fun with it! Also, if you take a picture and post on social media wearing your medal and/or shirt, please TAG US! Awareness is where it starts! Thank you for ALL that YOU do to support the American Cancer Society's Making Strides of the Gulf Coast. *Order no later than October 6th to receive in time for the hunt, but the virtual package purchasing option will stay open until November 30th. This does not count to your team total*
Walking Dead & Zombie Run Virtual Race 2020
Goodwill Industries of KYOWVA Area, Inc. hosts this annual 5K to support our coats for kids program; providing new coats and winter accessories to area children to make sure all kids stay warm in the cold weather. We are a nonprofit whose mission is to empower people to overcome employment barriers and provide life enrichment tools and resources to strengthen individuals, families, and communities.
Run For Vets 5K
ASAP - 20 November 2020, VIRTUAL – Run from anywhere! Run For Vets 5K. Veterans High School, Kathleen, GA. Due to the COVID-19 virus, we feel it is best to make this year’s race a virtual one. We will miss seeing all of you celebrate and support our Veterans together, with honor we can all show up together virtually to race and raise money for the homeless and near-homeless Veterans in our community!
Red Lippy Race for Grace 5K
I started this race in memory of my grandmother who lost her battle with dementia in September of 2018. Her name was Grace. Her favorite color was red, and often wore red lipstick when she went anywhere. She was the matriarch of our family. A strong woman who was also caring, giving and always put her family first.
Boots n’ Booties
OSOAmil is a 501(c)3, non-profit tax-exempt organization, whose mission is to honor our Military, Veterans, Reserves, Wounded Warriors, First Responders, Gold Star Families, and Blue Star Mothers, and their families by supporting them with programs designed to provide assistance within everyday life and letting them know the many sacrifices of both the families and those serving are appreciated.
#NotForSale 5K
This race is to bring awareness to human trafficking and all fundraised from participation will go directly towards purchasing items that will be placed in our One Lyfe Strength packs. These packs will be given to human trafficking survivors. The human trafficking survivors have been identified through RISE Court (Restoring Independence, Strength, and Empowerment), a specialized sub-division within the juvenile dependency and delinquency divisions that addresses children known or suspected of being a victim of human trafficking.
Veterans Day Memorial 5K
The Bloomfield Leisure Services Department is committed to providing quality recreational opportunities, preserving natural resources, and managing a comprehensive system of parks and facilities dedicated to enriching the lives of a diverse and changing community. We were not able to hold our annual Memorial Day 5k Road race this year and wanted to give our runners a new opportunity to participate. We are excited to offer a virtual race to our residents and anyone else that would like to get out for a run and support two good causes in the Bloomfield Food Bank and Veterans charities.
Staten Island Zoo Virtual Fun Run/Walk
Run for the Staten Island Zoo and walk with us too! We are committed to conserving wildlife and providing education to the public. The Zoo maintains over 1,200 animals, including more than 70 endangered or threatened species. Run or walk with us and support New York’s Biggest Little Zoo, to help rebuild vanishing populations and increase appreciation for our natural world.
Register, Represent, Reclaim – VOTE!
Proceeds raised from the event will benefit the Kappa Scholarship Endowment Fund (KSEF), which provides mentoring services targeting African American men through its Kappa League Program.
A Step From Silence
At Love Me Enough To Leave Inc., we provide resources and assistance to victims and their families of domestic violence. As the pandemic continues the rise of domestic abuse has risen 20% as of May. We would like to show solidarity to victims who are quietly quartered with abusive spouses and let them know we are still working with each step run. Each mile will represent a victim who is waiting to take their first steps from silence and abuse. All proceeds will be the foundation to our home we look forward to opening October 2021.
REALTOR® Memorial Run
This memorial run is for Brian Russell and all the other friends and colleagues that have lost their battle with cancer. This run is organized by volunteers of the Pinal Chapter of WeSERV. Your support is sincerely appreciated. 100% of the proceeds benefit Alliance Cancer Care Arizona.
Wonder Woman Warfighter 5K/10K
Loretta Perfectus Walsh enlisted in the United States Navy on 17 March 1917. She was also the first American active-duty Navy woman, and the first woman allowed to serve in any of the United States armed forces. She was the first and is an inspiration to all of us who serve. Who is your inspiration and why? Let us all celebrate the women who have brought us here today!
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.
Run For Vets 5K
Southern Maryland Community Network, Inc. is a private,-non-profit mental health agency that serves over 2,000 children, adolescents, and adults in the Tri-County area. Through our community mental health programs, we offer support services to individuals suffering from severe mental illnesses with the goal of rehabilitation. We need both community support and understanding to create awareness and serve these individuals in need. Annually, SMCN hosts a 5K Resolution Race fundraiser, and the money raised directly benefits our programs. This year we are hosting a Virtual 5K Resolution Race for the entire month of January 2021. Your support can directly impact our consumers by helping us to provide rehabilitative services. Please consider joining us to change lives and fight the stigma of mental illness by donating to our cause.
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.
Murrieta Walk/Run for History
The Murrieta Valley Historical Society and The Murrieta Museum are Non-Profit organizations are working to preserving and promoting the Murrieta legacy of the Murrieta Valley and to educate the public about its historical significance. The Murrieta Museum offers educational programs for the local schools and in the future hopes to offer scholarships for students to pursue Museum Studies.
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.
Suncadia Running of the Pumpkins 5K
Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum, Washington is hosting a unique Fall Virtual Run, Join us the Month of October. Let’s see you show your festival fall spirit at the ‘Suncadia Running of the Pumpkins,’ a virtual fun run. Run your own race on your own time, in your own space, in your favorite pumpkin attire. Fall is a beautiful time in the Pacific Northwest, run 5k through the trails or your neighborhood streets, and share your race time and selfie at the end of the virtual run. Sign up now and receive – a Suncadia Running of the Pumpkins race t-shirt, medal, and number bib.
Turkey Trot 2020 for AHG VA3130
American Heritage Girls (AHG) was founded by a group of parents wanting a faith-based, scout-type character development program for their daughters in 1995. The AHG Program is dedicated to the mission of building women of integrity through service to God, family, community, and country. AHG girls across the nation and the globe participate in badge programs, service projects, leadership opportunities, and outdoor experiences, all with an emphasis on Christian values and family involvement.
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.
Home Run 5K with Habitat for Humanity of Kenosha
Love to run or walk? August 31st through October 13th 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!
ReStore Aloha - Kapilina's Virtual 5K Run/Walk
The mission of Habitat Leeward is to build simple, decent, and affordable homes for families in need on the Leeward Coast of O'ahu. They are the local affiliate of a worldwide nonprofit organization that advocates on behalf of those in need of decent shelter and promotes sustainable community development. #irestoredalohatoday #livekapilina
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.
MORE VIRTUAL RACES
RECORD YOU TIME
AND SEE MAP AND STATS
Check how the community is doing. Compare your time and submit your photos!
ENTER YOUR TIME
#GoneForARunVirtualRaceSeries
#GoneForARunVirtualRaceSeries