About this Virtual Run
Run now and have tacos later. It doesn't get much better than that does it?
The dates to complete this virtual run are October 4th, 2020 - October 10th, 2020.
Every runner will receive a 4" Run Now Tacos Later medal. Every runner will also receive a Finisher's certificate/bib.
All ages and all abilities (including walkers) are welcome.
Discounted Early Registration will close on October 1st. . Registration after October 1st will be $30.
Important Dates to Remember
Medals and optional add on t-shirts will start shipping the week of September 29th.
About the charity
Blessings in a Backpack
Blessings in a Backpack mobilizes communities, individuals, and resources to provide food on the weekends for elementary school children across America who might otherwise go hungry. Blessings in a Backpack is currently feeding over 89,000 children in nearly 1100 schools in 47 U.S. states and the District of Columbia.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. I am not a runner can I walk?
Absolutely! We love our walkers.
Q. Can I ride my bike or a stationary bike and count those as miles also?
Absolutely. Every 3 biked miles = 1 mile of walking or running.
Q. How do I submit my time?
We work on the honor system and submitting your times is not required. A few days before the virtual events starts you will receive an email confirmation with a link to our private Facebook group. In the Facebook group you will be able to post all your fun photos and race results there.
Q. I want to do this as a group. Do you offer a group discount?
Yes! If your group has 10 or more people contact us and we will create a special discount code for you and your group.
Q. I am not in the United States, can I participate?
Yes. Please note that medals outside of the US can take up to 2 weeks for delivery and will be charged a shipping fee.
Q. Can I run longer than a 5k?
Absolutely. We have several runners who will do a 10k or Half Marathon. That is not a problem.