VIRTUAL 5K SCHEDULE- JUNE 19th, 2021
Thank You For Choosing to Matter!
We are so grateful for your participation in the 29th Annual Rock Hill Run & Ramble 5K, and our 2nd virtual event. Your support enables us to raise funds for:
- The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to help find a cure for blood cancer, and
- The Trevor Loughlin Foundation which issues grants to individuals in the Hudson Valley region battling acute catastrophic illnesses.
BEFORE RACE DAY:
Choose your favorite running or rambling route wherever you are in the world.
If you would like to participate virtually with us on race day, log into the Zoom website. There are two ways to do this:
- Go to www.zoom.us and enter the Meeting ID and Password below on race day
- Download the ‘ZOOM Cloud Meetings’ app onto your phone, tablet or personal computer- PC or Mac. Create an account. (This is all FREE – you only need the basic membership). Click here for some helpful info on how to use ZOOM. https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting
RACE DAY SCHEDULE:
9:00 AM EST: @rockhillrun- Facebook LIVE and Zoom. Virtual R4 5K ‘Kick Off’ with Race Director Suzy Loughlin.
RULES OF ENGAGEMENT:
Your Official Start Time: Anytime you like on June 20th- Saturday. Sound a horn, ring a bell, or yell out- Ready, Set, Go. Capture the moment live on Zoom or on video and share it with us later.
Your Official Course: Wherever you want to be—outdoors running a country road, city blocks, hiking trails, treadmill.
Make it personal to you—mark your own start and finish line—sidewalk chalk, a sign, a tree with a flag—whatever works.
We want everyone to have a safe experience- wherever your run or walk takes you. Please remember to follow all rules of the road (face traffic, yield to vehicles) and social distancing protocols.
If you need help marking a course, there are sites out there like www.onthegomaps.com, www.strava.com.
Post a photo of your map on social media- we would love to see where you were. Tag your photo #R4TOGETHER
Your Official Time: For virtual participants there is not time. Run or ramble as fast or as leisurely as you like. No one will know. No one will care. Enjoy the moments and each other.
Awards: Our deepest gratitude and the gratitude of our beneficiaries.
Teams: You can run ‘virtually’ with family and friends. Honor or remember a loved one. Write their name on your Race Bib. Please maintain social distance. Time your starts together- share your videos with each other. Post your photos #R4TOGETHER
Dogs: We are so excited dogs can participate with our virtual runners and ramblers. Please take them with you if allowed and share photos. We will profile R4 dogs on our social channels and website during and after the event. #R4DOGS #R4TOGETHER
Follow and tag us: #R4TOGETHER. Share Photos/Video
Donations: If you would like to make a donation please visit: www.rockhillrun.com
Please Save the Date: Next year’s R4 will be held on June 19th, 2021
Thank you again and have a great time!