Virtual Duathlon presented by Verizon New York City Triathlon

Sat July 11 - Sun July 19 New York, NY 10029 US RaceJoy Ready

Virtual International Duathlon

1 Mile (1.6K) Run | 25 Mile (40K) Bike | 6.2 Mile (10K) Run

Due to the unfortunate cancellation of the 2020 Verizon New York City Triathlon scheduled for July 19, we introduce the all new Virtual Duathlon presented by Verizon New York City Triathlon. Registrants will complete a run, bike, run on their own and submit their results from July 11 – 19.

Distances to complete:
Leg 1: Run – 1 Mile (1.6K)
Leg 2: Bike – 25 Miles (40K)
Leg 3: Run – 6.2 Miles (10K)

Registration: June 10 – July 19

Results Submission Period: July 11 – 19



Click here to visit your Profile. From there, you will see "View Digital Bib" "Submit Virtual Results" and other options on the right panel of your registration for this event. You must be logged into your RSU account to access this.

  • Custom face mask (below)
  • Finisher medal (reveal coming soon!)
  • Custom downloadable race bib
  • Custom downloadable finisher certificate
  • Custom GIF stickers to enhance your social media photos
  • Awards for overall male and female winners
  • Awards for first place male and female in each age group
  • Virtual race programming

Life Time Member Advantage: You will earn guaranteed entry into the 2021 Verizon New York City Triathlon with your registration to this Virtual Duathlon. With less than 1,500 lottery spots remaining, secure your spot now.

*You must be an active Life Time member at the time of this registration and the day of the 2021 Verizon NYC Tri. Frozen accounts are eligible. All memberships will be validated in order to participate. 


Because this is meant to be an event that connects our community, while upholding proper social distancing practices, we highly encourage registrants to take selfies/videos to share on social media. Tag your neighbors/friends/triathlon buddies as well as the Verizon New York City Triathlon Facebook and Instagram accounts using #NYCVirtual. 

Stay tuned to our Facebook page for the Virtual Event Experience throughout the month of July.


The Big Apple is going VIRTUAL! As we move forward amid the new circumstances of what it means to be “normal” during the COVID-19 pandemic, we have created a hub where athletes from all over the world can connect and share their training miles while we all continue to uphold social distancing guidelines still in effect.

Join our NEW Virtual Duathlon presented by Verizon New York City Triathlon Strava Club and connect with your fellow triathlete family to stay motivated as you train your way to Tackle the (Virtual) Big Apple!


Make sure you commemorate your participation with Official Verizon NYC Triathlon Gear! Shop Here.

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this 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 Virtual Duathlon presented by Verizon New York City Triathlon.

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

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