Are you Ready to Train with the Train?
Events
Jul 1- Aug 31

Departure 1 Newark to Trenton: 48 Miles

$45 Get 1 Shirt 👕 & 1 🏅 ! NJ Edition! Run The length of the NE Corridor from Newark to Trenton in 62 days (~0.75 mile/day average)
Jul 1- Aug 31

Departure 1 Trenton To Baltimore: 126 Miles

$45 Get 1 Shirt 👕 & 1 🏅 ! NJ Edition! Run The length of the NE Corridor from Trenton to Baltimore in 62 days (~2 miles/day average)
Jul 1- Aug 31

Departure 1 NY to Boston: 232 Miles

$45 Get 1 Shirt 👕 & 1 🏅 ! Take it up a notch and Run the length of the NE Corridor from NY to Boston in 62 Days (~ 3.7 miles/day average)
Jul 1- Aug 31

Departure 1 Washington DC to Boston: 457 Miles

$45 Get 1 Shirt 👕 & 1 🏅 ! Do the Ultimate and Run the full length of the NE Corridor from DC to Boston in 62 Days (~7 miles/day average)
Jul 1- Aug 31

Departure 1 RELAY EVENT Washington DC to Boston: 457 Miles

$45 Get 1 Shirt 👕 & 1 🏅 EACH!! CREATE A TEAM and Do the Ultimate and Run the full length of the NE Corridor from DC to Boston in 62 Days (~7 miles/day average total accumulation per team)
Jul 15- Sep 14

Departure 2 Newark to Trenton: 48 Miles

$45 $40 Get 1 Shirt 👕 & 1 🏅 ! NJ Edition! Run The length of the NE Corridor from Newark to Trenton in 62 days (~0.75 mile/day average)
Jul 15- Sep 14

Departure 2 Trenton To Baltimore: 126 Miles

$40 Get 1 Shirt 👕 & 1 🏅 ! NJ Edition! Run The length of the NE Corridor from Trenton to Baltimore in 62 days (~2 miles/day average)
Jul 15- Sep 14

Departure 2 NY to Boston: 232 Miles

$45 $40 Get 1 Shirt 👕 & 1 🏅 ! Take it up a notch and Run the length of the NE Corridor from NY to Boston in 62 Days (~ 3.7 miles/day average)
Medals & Shirts

HUGE Custom 4.5 inch Medals with a Train Slider that moves up and down the North East Corridor!! 

Sleeveless Shirts

Place
Anywhere you want on the planet Earth!
Description

From the team who brought you the New Jersey Virtual Challenge comes another great event.  CompuScore Productions presents to you Run The Northeast Corridor Virtual Challenge.  We want to bring the running community back together, virtually. We miss seeing all of your smiling faces in real life and until that can safely happen again, we want to see your photos and watch your miles accumulate.  We are bringing to you several events to keep you going (#KFG) including a new RELAY option!.  Pick your distance and your departure date (start date). You will have 62 days from your Departure (wave) start time to complete the total miles from the event you choose.  You can run or walk anywhere you want, inside or outside as long as you log the miles. You do not have to run or walk each day, you just have to finish the total distance in 62 days. You will be sent a reminder each day to log your distances as well as daily updates with your location and cumulative distanced logged.  You will also see how you place among the other participants daily.  

Departure 1: July 1 - Arrive by Aug 31
Departure 2: July 15 - Arrive by Sep 14 (Registration will Open July 2)
Departure 3: Aug 1 - Arrive by Oct 1 (Registration will Open July 16)

Train with the Train!! The Northeast Corridor (NEC) is an electrified railroad line in the Northeast megalopolis of the United States and the busiest rail corridor in the Western Hemisphere. It runs from Boston through Providence, New Haven, New York City, Trenton, Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore to Washington, D.C. The NEC  is the busiest passenger rail line in the United States both by ridership and by service frequency as of 2013. The NEC carries more than 2,200 trains daily. 

All Participants will receive a shirt and a medal once they complete the event distance. All mileage must be submitted into the website to record each day or each time you complete a daily mileage. All Relay participants must register individually and will receive 1 shirt and medal each.  

**Disclaimer: Please do not run on train tracks,  unsafe roads, or areas that have been closed off to the public.  Practice social distancing and any other requirements set forth by local, state and federal guidelines.  This is a virtual run only, please do not gather as a crowd in any 1 location at the same time.  Shirts and medals will be mailed starting August 20 2020.

Discounts and Referrals!

Referrals Individual Events

When you register for an individual event, you will get a link to distribute and gain referrals.  If you get 5 people to register using your link, you will get a $10 discount.  They must use your link to register or the referral will not count. Spread the word!! 
*Referrals can not be combined with other discounts.

Family Discount Individual Events

Registering 4 or more at once? A $5 discount per person will automatically be applied!  Not Eligible during the first week registration is open at $35 each. Valid from 6/25 - 7/1 for Departure 1, 6/25-7/15 for Departure 2, 6/25-8/1 for Departure 3. 

Relays

5 Registrants per team get a $5 discount per person, 10 Registrants per team get a $10 discount per person. Once the 5th and 10th person registers, the previous registrants will a $5 refund. 

Newark Penn Station to Trenton Transit Station: 48 Miles (~0.75 mile/day)

NJ Edition

Run/Walk the NE Corridor Through NJ starting from the Newark Penn Station and go to Trenton Transit Station!  A NJ special! Run 48 miles in 62 days and earn 1 shirt and 1 medal!!   

Link to Map: https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/3201425659 

 
TRENTON TRANSIT STATION to Baltimore Penn Station: 126 MILES (~2 MILE/DAY)

Run/Walk the NE Corridor through 4 states starting in Trenton Transit Station, NJ and going to Baltimore Penn Station, MD! Run/Walk 126 miles in 62 days and earn 1 shirt and 1 medal!!   

Link to Map: https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/3209508928 

NY Penn Station to Boston South Station: 231.7 miles (~3.7 miles/day average)

Run/Walk the NE Corridor starting in NY Pennsylvania Station, go through NY, CT, RI, MA and finish at Boston South Station.  That's 4 states!  Log 231.7 miles in 62 days. 

 

Link to Map: https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/3201451933 

Washington DC Union Station to Boston South Station: 457 miles (~7.4 miles/day average)

Run/Walk the NE Corridor starting in Washington DC's Union Station and go through MD, DE, PA, NJ, NY, CT, RI, MA and finish at Boston South Station.  That's 8 states and 1 Federal District!  Log 457 miles in 62 days on the busiest Rail Corridor in the Western Hemisphere!!

Link to map: https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/3198017530 

RELAY TEAMS Washington DC's Union Station to Boston South Station: 457 miles (~7.4 miles/day average)

Create a Relay Team and combine your miles to Run/Walk the NE Corridor starting in Washington DC's Union Station and go through MD, DE, PA, NJ, NY, CT, RI, MA and finish at Boston South Station.  That's 8 states and 1 Federal District!  Log 457 miles in 62 days on the busiest Rail Corridor in the Western Hemisphere!! Each team member will get 1 shirt and 1 medal.  Each team members miles will get added together to log the total miles per team. So join now and watch the miles add up!

 

A Portion of Proceeds will get distributed to the charity(ies) listed. 

The Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ), a member of Feeding America®, has been delivering food, help and hope across the state for 45 years. Last year, CFBNJ provided nutritious food for over 50 million meals through its network of more than 1,000 community partners including pantries, soup kitchens, emergency shelters, mobile pantries, and child and senior feeding programs. For our hungry neighbors, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey is the powerful agent of change that fills the emptiness caused by hunger and provides resources that are essential to earning a sustainable living.  

The FoodBank is a primary disaster relief responder in the state, and we are in the midst of a major relief effort to address the COVID-19 crisis. We are working to ensure access to nutritious food for vulnerable individuals and families and to meet the growing need. We are also working to create emergency meal kits with nonperishable foods, which can sustain a family for several days. For more info: cfbnj.org 

Virtual Race Contact Info

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

Questions?
Sponsors
MapMyRun Map
Facebook

Like this page and invite your friends on Facebook.
Join this event and invite your friends on Facebook.

Virtual Race Survey

Please complete the following survey to help us better understand your virtual race experience.

Did you participate in the virtual race?

Would you recommend this virtual race to a friend?

Want to Join our Email List?

We we will send you emails about this and other events ongoing. You can unsubscribe at any time.

We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. Read how we use cookies and how you can control them by visiting our Privacy Policy. If you continue to use this site, you consent to use all cookies.