September 13, 2021 - December 21, 2021 Anyplace, WV 00000 US
All swag has been shipped!
Challenge Starts Sept 13!

130 Mile Virtual Challenge (The Monongahela River)

130 Miles = 1.3 Miles/Day
Challenge Starts Sept 13!

200 Mile Virtual Challenge (The Kanawha River)

200 Miles = 2.0 Miles/Day
Challenge Starts Sept 13!

425 Mile Virtual Challenge (New, Gauley, and Kanawha Rivers)

425 Miles = 4.25 Miles/Day

From the people who brought you the WVStrong Summer Challenge! Take on this new fall challenge to stay motivated with your running and walking! We have made these challenges so that anyone can complete them. The challenge starts September 13 and ends December 21 (100 day challenge). 

Route #1 - 130 Miles which will be 1.3 Miles/Day
(The Monongahela River)

Route #2 - 200 Miles which will be 2.0 Miles/Day
(The Kanawha River - Down and Back)

Route #3 - 425 Miles which will be 4.25 Miles/Day
(New, Gauley, and Kanawha Rivers)

Enjoy some of the scenic views of West Virginia in this virtual challenge as you travel along some of the most well known rivers in the state!

You will have the ability to log your miles, track your progress, and check the leader board daily! Invite your friends/family to this challenge to stay motivated/active all fall long! 

All registered participants will receive a fleece blanket (just in time for winter) as well as a commemorative race shirt. In addition, those who complete their challenge will earn an awesome finisher medal! Everything will be shipped and the shipping fee is already priced into the registration fee. 

Registration officially opens on September 1 at 12:01AM. Registration (as well as any registration updates) will close October 31st at 11:59PM. Therefore, if you want to take part in the challenge please be registered by the deadline. This allows us to place our orders and get everyone their swag right at the completion of the event (our goal is to have all swag to everyone by Christmas). 

Our Challenge Medals

Those who complete their challenge will earn their medal! 


Participants will get to choose between three options on which blanket they would like to receive.

Active Southern West Virginia is a nonprofit building an ecosystem of physical activity for the residents of southern West Virginia by offering programs led by trained leaders from within the communities they serve. Each Active SWV program serves a specific purpose to build capacity within southern West Virginia. The connectivity of each program will help usher in a vibrant, diverse economy.

This mission is achieved through community volunteers who lead regular physical activities in southern West Virginia. Volunteers are seeking healthier lifestyles themselves and experience accountability in leading groups. Active SWV provides volunteer training with comprehensive Active SWV program manuals and certifications to facilitate quality programs while also creating the opportunity for Community Captains to obtain resume-building qualifications.

Referral System

We are offering a refund referral system for everyone that registers for the event! 

When you register, you will get an automatic generated link to share with your friends and family. If you get ten people to register using your referral link you will get a $50 refund! This refund will automatically go back into the payment method you used with your registration. 

Challenge Contact Info

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


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