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Apollo 10

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Apollo 10 was the last training mission before getting to the surface of the moon and just as it was a training event for the moon landing, so is this race! We have created this event as a training race to help you stay on track with your goals and get you ready for the main event in the Moon Landing Race Series later in 2019 (The Moon Landing Race).

Many are surprised to learn that Apollo 10 came within 9 miles of the surface of the moon. This was effectually a "dress rehearsal" for the first moon landing two months later. The purpose of this mission was to test all of the components and procedures, without actually landing on the lunar surface.

Because this mission was successful, astronauts were able to make Apollo 11 THE Moon landing. Join us in this race celebrating 50 years since this success and stay on track for your goals - big or small.

You can run, walk or hike this race and do it wherever you want! Sign up now.


Race Date

May 18-26, 2019

Distance

5K/10K/15K

Tags

#RaceVRC
#MoonLandingRaceSeries
#Apoll10Race

Shirt/Bib/Patch Info & Deadlines

  • Register by April 24 & your shirt/bib/patch will arrive by May 18
  • Register after April 24 and your swag will not ship until late-June  

We will place two shirt orders for this event — one before and one after. Everyone that registers for a shirt, bib and/or patch will get it - regardless of whether you finish your race. ALL SHIRTS HAVE THE SAME IMPRINT.

*Note: registrations are a la carte, so you get to choose what swag you want

Finisher Medal Info

Unlike our other races, this event has no finisher medal and is designed to help you stay on track with whatever your goals are.

Add On Options

 

We are also providing our usual customized printed bibs & patches for this event. One or both of these can be added once you make your registration option selection. Patches are about 3".

NOTE: the registration form says "Sticker" - but it's actually the patch. We have no stickers for this event!

Important Info

The official race day is as listed above. Registration will be open through that day as supplies last.

As far as we’re concerned, race day is as listed above and we anticipate that most people will race that day - BUT - the advantage of having a virtual race is you can do it when and where works best for you. So it’s up to you. Because we strive to honor the tradition of in-person races, you’ll receive messages as if that is race day for you, but just know that we’re okay with it if you need to do something different.

We're honored to be partnering with Celestron again for our Space Race Series. A portion of each registration will be donated to the National Park Foundation.


Boring Yet Important Notes: 1) All swag usually ships separately and all timelines are based on US Domestic shipping via the USPS. 2) In rare cases where the shirt style/color we list is out of stock, the next closest color will automatically be substituted for you. 3) If you intend on registering more than one person for this race, please add them to your account BEFORE you register yourself. You can do that in "Profile" once you're logged in. Watch this video to see how this is done. 4) For our US Territory friends, on your address, please list your two-letter country code in "State" and then "United States" in the country field. (AS, GU, MP, FM, PR, VI, MH).  

Shirt Size Charts:
Basic Everyday, Basic Tech 
Premium Everyday - Ladies, Premium Everyday - Tank, Premium Everyday - Men
Premium Tech - Ladies, Premium Tech - Men
Youth - Girls, Youth - Boys

Issues? Email us: support@virtualrunningclub.com

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