Yankee Homecoming VIRTUAL Road Race

Tue July 14 - Tue July 28 Any City, Any State, MA 99999 US RaceJoy Ready
Events
Actual YH 10 mile course in Newburyport

YH 10 mile virtual course

Athletes have 2 weeks, July 14 - July 28 to complete their virtual run
Actual YH 5K course in Newburyport

YH 5K (3.1 miles) virtual course

Athletes have 2 weeks, July 14 - July 28 to complete their virtual run
Anywhere 10 mile course

Anywhere 10 mile virtual course

Athletes have 2 weeks, July 14 - July 28 to complete their virtual run
Anywhere 5K course

Anywhere 5K (3.1 mile) virtual course

Athletes have 2 weeks, July 14 - July 28 to complete their virtual run
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://yankeerace.com.

Place
Anytime, Anywhere
Any City, Any State, MA US 99999
Description

Due to the current situation surrounding Covid-19, we have decided to move this year’s Yankee Homecoming Road Race to a virtual race. We will not be hosting our regular live event on July 28th as originally planned.

The virtual run is now a 2 week-long event allowing us to remain safe while still enjoying the opportunity to participate in this traditional race in 2020. Choose your registration level and then participate from the comfort of your home, neighborhood or favorite route between Tuesday, July 14th and Tuesday, July 28th for a unique experience!

  • Run or walk your own course! It can be on a treadmill, on a trail, laps around your home, or in a stairwell.
  • Use your favorite GPS tracking device or app to log your distance and time.
  • Submit your time manually upon completion of your run into the online virtual result
  • Use the RaceJoy app to track your run on the dedicated official course(s) or use the "Anywhere" feature to complete your run anywhere, anytime.
  • Your time will be automatically uploaded via the RaceJoy app  into the virtual results after you've completed your run.

You will not be able to enter results data until 7/14/2020. If you are having any trouble, please contact: bsrstiming@gmail.com

Your support now through registrations and donations is more important than ever. On behalf of Eye Research and the Newburyport Lions Club, we look forward to running with you virtually, and in-person again next year!

What's Included?

All registered participants will receive:

  • ·         Customized race bib for download
  • ·         Commemorative race t-shirt
  • ·         FIRST EVER Custom finisher's medal
  • ·         Personalized finisher's certificate for download
  • ·         RaceJoy GPS Tracking and Cheers App
  • ·         Virtual online results

Race packet will be available for in person curb-side pickup prior to the original scheduled date of July 28th for those who register by July 12th. The location and times are TBD and will be communicated to registered participants via email and on our Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/yankeehomecomingrace

Earn Cash Back

 

NEW this year: We are offering two ways to earn back your registration fee.

 

Refer our friends, family, or co-workers. Share the personal deferral ink contained in your confirmation email. When six people register via your referral link they will be credited back to you and your registration fee will automatically be refunded.

1) Sign up for the Yankee Homecoming 10 miles or 5K (3.1 miles). Once you complete your registration, you'll receive a unique URL link to share.

2) Share this unique link with friends, family, and co-workers as often as you'd like.

3) Each time someone signs up using your link, you'll accrue one referral. Earn six referrals and get your registration fee refunded back to you. Easy right?!?!

 

Create a peer-to-peer fundraising campaign. When you register for the event, a special fundraising page is automatically created for you to share with your friends, family, and coworkers so they can support an organization you believe in too. There is a minimum fundraising goal of $130. Once the goal has been met, your registration fee will automatically be refunded. Become a fundraiser.

RaceJoy

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 Yankee Homecoming VIRTUAL Road Race.

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.

Send-a-Cheer

  • 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.
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