November 2nd 2020 - November 5th 2020 Valdosta, GA 31698 US RaceJoy Ready
What a Difference A Day Makes
Giving Day 2020
Countdown to Virtual Race Day

Help kick off VSU's first-ever Giving Day by joining the race to give in our "What a Difference a Day Makes" virtual 5k! You get to choose the time, place, and pace in this completely virtual gathering of VSU Alumni, friends, students, faculty, staff, and community. All of the proceeds from this event will go directly back to the students to help support areas such as student scholarships, the arts, athletics, and more. Join in on the fun and remember #BlazersGiveBig !!

Knock Our Socks Off!

Decide to make an even BIGGER difference today by making an additional donation of $75 or more and receive these custom VSU Giving Day socks as a thank you!!!


Whenever you decide to go out on your run, make sure to dress in your v-state gear and snap a picture so you can tag us on social media for a chance to win an Amazon gift card! 



Each participant who registers for the VSU "What a Difference a Day Makes" Virtual 5k Race receives a free Giving Day 5k t-shirt! 

Virtual race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this virtual race, click the button below.


Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the "WHAT A DIFFERENCE A DAY MAKES" VIRTUAL 5K.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To

Virtual race Survey

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