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I used my challenge to raise funds on behalf of VICTA, what do I do now?

By |2020-01-15T10:06:50+00:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: |

There are a number of ways you can send us the additional monies. Bank Transfer – please use your surname and 6K as the reference for the transaction. CAF Bank Ltd Account Name: VICTA Children Ltd Account Number: 00004884 Sort Code: 40-52-40 Telephone card payment – you can call us on 01908 672 163 Write a cheque payable [...]

Submitting evidence

By |2020-01-15T10:04:44+00:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: |

Whether you run or walk, it’s easy to record the distances you’re covering and prove your miles. If you have a tracker, Fitbit, Garmin, Apple Watch, phone app (like Strava or Nike Running) or any other similar recording device it is easy to record the runs. Just upload a photo or screenshot of the overall miles [...]

What happens after I sign up?

By |2020-01-15T10:02:50+00:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: |

Once you have registered, you will receive a confirmation e-mail with more details on how to track your miles, race evidence, how to submit your evidence and much more. If you don’t receive it, please let us know fundraising@victa.org.uk

What evidence do I need for my children?

By |2020-01-16T10:57:44+00:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: |

We know that younger children aren’t always able to record the miles they cover, but if they want to keep track of their progress they can print and colour in their very own tracker, click here to get yours. We will automatically send medals for children to the parent or guardian registered and it is at [...]

Who can enter a virtual race?

By |2020-01-15T09:58:46+00:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: |

Anyone and everyone. We would ask that if your child (under 18) wants to enter that they should complete the distance under supervision and with a competing parent/guardian (and running together is more fun) but apart from that there are no restrictions. Just get out there and run, walk, hike, whatever works for you. By entering [...]

Do I have to run?

By |2020-01-15T09:57:31+00:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: |

Not at all. Many people choose to walk all or some of their virtual 6K challenge, whereas others prefer to only record the distance covered when they go out on specific runs. It’s your race, at your pace.

What is the VICTA 6K virtual running challenge.

By |2020-01-15T09:56:51+00:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: |

The VICTA virtual 6K running challenge is an online motivational challenge. You select which VICTA coloured medal you want, commit to run 6K over the course of 30 days, and then complete it anywhere in the world, entirely at your pace. There are no set times, no minimum distance for each run and no problem if [...]

Why a virtual race?

By |2020-01-15T09:54:45+00:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: |

If you hate being crowded by other runners, left behind, or find it hard to make the time for organised races, a ‘virtual’ running challenge could be the perfect solution. If you are new to running, it is a great way to stay motivated and build your confidence. Having a target, no matter how small, can [...]