Photo by Tim Shortt


Virtual Run Sponsor

Step One: Register

Registration for the 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2023 virtual runs are OPEN!

Full marathon and half marathon distances are available for each year of the virtual run!


Step Two: Run

Once you have registered, you can begin running the distance you registered for. Make sure to save your run proof for your submission. Please see below for acceptable forms of proof.

Step Three: Submit

Instructions for your submission:

Please submit all of the required information to smoothrunningorg@gmail.comOnce you have submitted this information, our staff will confirm your email within 5 business days.

All of the information below is REQUIRED when submitting your run proof.

Event Name + Distance:

First + Last Name:


Mailing Address: 

Run Proof (please see below for acceptable forms):

Step Four: Wait

Once you have submitted your run proof to and your submission has been approved, you will be added to our mailing list.  Virtual packets take 2-3 weeks to be mailed out.


Virtual FAQs

Q:  What do you mean by run proof?

A: All runners who are registered for the virtual event must send proof that they ran. There are apps and devices that will track your run for you. The most popular apps / devices we see in our submissions include but are not limited to, Fitbit app, Garmin, a treadmill, and MapMyRun.

Q:  Does the distance have to be run all at once?

A: Runners can break the total distance into as many individual runs as desired. The only requirement is that when added together, the distance of all the runs equals the distance you registered for.

Q:  What swag will I receive?

A: All virtual runners will receive a medal, hat, and bib.

Q:  What is the minimum age for the virtual run?

A: There is no minimum age for the virtual run


2023 Finisher Medal