*** Medals Are Still Available! ***
Distances: 5k, 10k, Half Marathon, or Custom Challenge
To Benefit: Higher Orbits
Regular Price: $30
Club VS Member Price: $25
About this Virtual Run: 3… 2… 1… We Have Liftoff! Register for this virtual race and then run, walk, bike, or swim whenever and wherever you want to support a charity that uses spaceflight to promote STEM learning for high-school students. All participants will receive what may be the most unique race medal ever created, featuring a flipbook mounted between an astronaut and a “SpaceVS” rocket. Remove the crank from the middle rocket booster and attach it to the bottom of the medal; Then crank it to bring the medal to life, as you flip through a 30 photograph sequence from the very first SpaceX Falcon Heavy test flight, courtesy of photographer Michael Seeley.
Matching Shirts: Add a We Have Liftoff shirt to your registration for an additional $20 ($18 for Club VS members). Blackberry colored shirts with holographic silver text are 50/50 cotton/poly shirts, available in adult sizes S-XXL:
About the Charity: Higher Orbits is a non-profit with the mission of promoting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM); along with leadership, teamwork, and communication through the use of spaceflight. Mankind’s journey into space serves as an ideal launchpad to excite students of all ages about STEM/STEAM and working to fulfill their dreams and ambitions while also building teamwork, leadership, and communication skills.
A portion of the proceeds from this virtual race (at least $5 from each registration) will be donated to the Higher Orbits organization. For more information or to make a direct contribution, please visit HigherOrbits.org.