Many people in the running community use the terms "virtual race" and "virtual challenge" interchangeably. There is actually a pretty significant distinction to be made between the two! Read on for the nitty gritty definitions of each, and why it matters.
We are just as sad as you are that the Un-Canceled Project is finished, but fear not — we are hard at work on something bigger and better! In the meantime, here are just a few of the awesome things people had to say about their experience with the Un-Canceled Project.
RTE has been virtual from the beginning, and over the last few years, we have come to see many surprising benefits of virtual challenges! Read on to discover how awesome virtual challenges can be, and consider taking on some of them yourself.
In the last week of our Project, we ask you to zoom out for a bit and look at everything you have managed to un-cancel over the past weeks. By embracing the best of what makes us human, you’ve already succeeded in embodying the final theme of the Un-Canceled Project.
We all, as walkers, runners, and exercisers, know the importance of this week’s un-cancelable human quality: Perseverance. Every single one of us has faced moments where we wanted to give up and stop chasing our goals, but we didn’t. We persevered.
We understand that there is institutional racism built into our society and justice system, but we will never know how it feels to experience it first hand. We know THAT we don’t know, but we don’t know WHAT we don’t know. We have collectively decided to take both short-term and long-term actions in an effort to listen, learn, and support the eradication of systemic racism within areas we can control.