Virtual challenge launched for Aussie runners
Posted on May 5, 2020 by NSW Institute of Sport
Athletics Australia has launched The Virtual Australian Challenge, an athletics program focused on getting Australians moving through virtual events spanning an eight week period.
The Challenge built with the assistance of Athletics NSW, runs from May 11 to July 3, is open to a variety of age groups and can compete over four distances.
Athletics Australia Chief Executive Officer Darren Gocher is delighted to launch the event.
“We are really excited to see how many Australians get involved in the Virtual Australian Challenge, and we encourage anyone and everyone to have a go” said Gocher.
To enter the Virtual Australian Challenge, participants simply register for free, complete a run, walk or wheelchair performance during the specified time and upload your results.
More details of the Athletics Australia Virtual Challenge can be found here.