OVERVIEW - VIRTUAL 5K

The Verizon Virtual Corporate Classic continues the tradition of hosting New Jersey's premier corporate fitness event with a new twist. The sold out 5K featuring over 125 companies and 4500 participants has gone virtual for it's 15th year! Beginning with an Opening Ceremony on August 6, registrants will have 6 weeks to complete a 5K and submit their time. 

A virtual 5K can be run anywhere at anytime. Not sure where to run? You can select any of the professionally measured courses listed on the Maps page when they become available on August 6, 2020 during our Opening Ceremony.

VERIZON VIRTUAL
OPENING CEREMONY

August 6, 2020

7:30 PM

VIRTUAL
LOCATION

Anywhere YOU want!

*View Verizon Virtual Course Maps using the Password from your confirmation email.

*Course Maps not available until August 6, 2020

RACE
DISTANCE

5K

ENTRY DETAILS 
ENTRY FEE:

$29

(20% discount from 2019)

REGISTRATION OPENS:

July 14, 2020

REGISTRATION CLOSES:

September 17, 2020

at 5 PM

CORPORATE TEAMS

Companies may enter an unlimited number of participants.

 

Company Captain must be designated by each team. This person is responsible for:

  • Creating the company team

  • Promoting the opportunity within the company

  • Recruiting participants company-wide

  • Informing fellow employees how to use the online registration system to join the company team

  • Using the company team email function to send messages to your team members

  • Coordinating payment for the team's entry

  • Finalizing the team roster 

 

Note: All participants must follow locally mandated social distancing guidelines

RUNNING/FITNESS CLUBS

Running/Fitness Clubs may enter an unlimited number of participants.

 

Club Captain must be designated by each team. This person is responsible for:

  • Creating the club team

  • Promoting the opportunity within the club

  • Recruiting participants

  • Informing fellow club members how to use the online registration system to join the team

  • Using the club/group team email function to send messages to your team members

  • Finalizing the team roster 

 

Note: All participants must follow locally mandated social distancing guidelines

SUBMITTING YOUR TIME

SUBMITTING YOUR TIME

Each participant may only submit one 5K time. Submit your time via the Results Page by September 17, 2020 at 5PM. Times will be listed on the results page. You may run as many 5K legs as you like, but only 1 submission per participant will be accepted. 

Please visit the Results Page and follow the instructions to submit your 5K time. 

OFFICIAL RULES

  • Each participant must complete a Runner Entry Form in order to be officially entered and eligible to participate. Participants certify that they are medically fit to participate. Paper forms must contain original signatures.

  • There is no limit to the number of employee participants per company.

  • All team members must participate unaided. Roller skates, skateboards, rollerblades, roller skis, and bicycles are strictly prohibited. Their use will result in disqualification of the individual participant and may result in team disqualification. Baby joggers are permitted.

  • All participants must follow CDC safe social distancing guidelines.

  • All who enter will have a 6-week time window (from Aug. 6 to Sept. 17) to complete their 5K run or walk on one of the Verizon Virtual courses of their choice.  

  • All participants must submit their 5K time by Thursday, September 17 at 5PM to be included in the posted results. You can record your time using Strava, Fitbit, Map My Run, etc. You can also use your watch or phone for self-timing. 

T-SHIRT AND BIB DISTRIBUTION

DETAILS

Your Race T-shirt and Bib will be shipped directly to your home to ensure safety and health. In some cases, company t-shirts and race bibs may be distributed by company captains. Please check directly with your captain to learn the details for your team.

RACE BENEFICIARY
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