Frequently Asked Questions
What is a virtual run?
A virtual run can be completed on your own from any location you choose, on the day that you choose, at your own pace. You can run, jog, or walk on a road, on a trail, or a treadmill. You can do the run outside or inside.
Is there a specific day/time I need to run?
With the virtual run you can select any date/time between May 17 – June 7, 2020 to complete your distance.
Entry fee includes
When will I receive my t-shirt and medal?
You will receive your run shirt and finisher’s memento in the mail sometime between mid May to mid June. Please ensure the address provided in registration is where you would like us to mail your run kit. To edit your mailing address please log into your participant dashboard.
- All finishers in the half marathon will receive our exclusive FOXY Original’s finisher’s necklace
- Complete 10k or 5k and you will receive a finisher medal
DO I have to upload my results?
No, you don’t have to upload your results at all.
WHAT APP or program do I need to upload my results?
If you wish to upload you results you can use: Strava, Map my run, RunKeeper, Garmin and more! It is easy to upload your results.
What if I don’t have a Fitness Tracker/App and I still want to upload my results?
No problem, you can enter your result based on the honour system.
Are there awards?
No, we don’t have awards in the virtual run.
WHAT IS THE CHARITABLE CAUSE?
Our charitable partner is the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO). Click here for more info.
ARE THERE INCENTIVE PRIZES?
POGO offers tiered level incentive prizes to recognize participants’ fundraising efforts. Click here for more info.
CAN MEN PARTICIPATE ?
Yes, absolutely! Everyone is welcome to participate in the virtual run.
CAN KIDS PARTICIPATE?
Sure kids 16 and over can participate in the Half Marathon and kids aged 6 and over can participate in the 10k or 5k as long as they are in a safe environment.
ARE THE SHIRTS SIZED FOR WOMEN?
Yes, the runners shirts are women’s specific sizing and are “true to size”.
DO YOU NEED VOLUNTEERS/ HOW CAN I SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER?
Due to our event being virtual for this year, thank you for wanting to be a part of our day, but we do not require volunteers for the May 2020 Half Marathon/10k/5k. We hope you will join us in 2021 and be a part of our volunteer crew!