YOU MAY REGISTER AS A VIRTUAL RUNNER OR WALKER!
As a virtual participant, the race can be done at any time of your choice & at any location in the world! Perhaps your favorite trail, on a beautiful road, on a treadmill at your gym – YOU CHOOSE! No GPS requirement, results are on the honor system.
**If you already signed up for the actual race, but can’t make it, you can transfer to this division and still be eligible for Legacy Discounts for the 2018 Encinitas Half Marathon.
The Virtual Entry is $40 and includes:
- Encinitas Half Marathon Tech Tee
- KILLER Inaugural Finishers Medal
- Bib Number
- Results posted on the website
YOUR BIB NUMBER, SHIRT and MEDAL will be mailed out a few days before the actual race on Sunday, March 26, 2017.
Once you complete the 13.1 miles, send us a photo of your GPS results and we’ll post them on the website with other virtual runners!
VIRTUAL ENTRY – HOW DOES IT WORK?
If you can’t make it to the actual race, you can complete the race at any time and location of your choice! You can even complete it on a treadmill at the gym! A few days before the actual race, we will mail you your bib number, race shirt and finisher’s medal. Once you complete the run, send us your results and we will post them on our website!
WHY SIGN UP FOR A VIRTUAL RACE?
This option is perfect for anyone living out of town or state or simply can’t make it to the race. A lot of people have busy schedules, other obligations and simply cannot attend on race day. We don’t want you to be left out!
If you already signed up for the race, but can’t make it, you can transfer to this division and still be eligible for Legacy Discounts for the 2018 Encinitas Half Marathon.
CAN I STILL RUN OR WALK IN THE ACTUAL RACE ON MARCH 25th?
No, this entry is strictly for people who cannot attend the race.
IS THE VIRTUAL ENTRY CHIP TIMED?
No, we work on the honor system. After you complete the run/walk, send us your gps results and we will post them.
WHEN DO I RUN/WALK THE RACE?
As a Virtual Runner/Walker, you may complete the race anytime. If you want your virtual results posted online, you must send them to us!
IS THERE ANY PRIZE MONEY?
No, but there will be some awesome prizes for the best photos submitted!
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
Everybody and anybody! There is no age limit and there are no restrictions. So run, jog, walk, skip, crawl, run alone, run in a group, run with your pet, hike, you’re in complete control.
CAN I COMPLETE THE RACE WITH A GROUP? DO WE GET ANY DISCOUNTS AS A GROUP?
Yes and Yes! If you have 10 or more runners interested in participating as virtual runners, please contact us and we will arrange for a group discount for your entire group. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
WHEN WILL I RECEIVE MY SHIRT, MEDAL, AND BIB NUMBER?
Your bib, shirt, and finishers medal will be mailed out a few days before the actual race on Sunday, March 25
WHAT IF I DON’T LIVE IN THE UNITED STATES? CAN I STILL PARTICIPATE?
Yes! However, there will be additional shipping costs depending where you live, so please keep that in mind.