Virtual Racing Done Better.

About Us

Dr. Lisa Wenrich, Founder of The Virtual Racer

About The Virtual Racer

The Virtual Racer was founded with two simple goals:

  1. To help motivate people to live a healthier, more active lifestyle.
  2. To raise money for charity. We want to help you Race4aReason.

About Our Team

Our founders took their passions and made it happen. Decades of charitable involvement and thousands of miles logged running combined into a new venture…The Virtual Racer.

Our founders have almost every traditional distance under their belts from a 1 mile fun run up to and including a 70.3 Ironman Triathlon. Our Head Coach, Lisa, has a background in Exercise Science from Penn State University and recently became an Ironman Certified Run Coach. Our Assistant Coaches, Lily, Andrew and Molly have a multitude of backgrounds from business, marketing, teaching, healthcare and law enforcement.

About Our Virtual Racing Platform

Following the spirit of a traditional race, Virtual Racer strives to give race participants the feel of being in a traditional race while offering the flexibility of running your race at your pace. Our #1 goal is to help you achieve your goals!

We use social media to offer support, guidance, training advice and general interaction. Join our Facebook group, Follow us on Twitter and Instagram and take part in the fun.

What is a Virtual Race?

A Virtual Race is a Race that anyone can register for the distance of their choosing: 1mile fun run, 5K, 10K or 13.1 miles. Register for the race. Earn it. Do the distance. SHARE !!! Watch the leaderboard. Be part of the action. Post your results on our leaderboard for everyone to see. “Hear” the cheers! Love the likes! Collect the bling (it’s awesome). Be proud. Brag…

Challenge yourself. Challenge your friends. Connect with your social media groups like Garmin, Strava, Fitbit. Get going and get healthy.

How Much Does it Cost?

We tried to keep it simple. Every one of our races has the same cost $14.99. We sometimes offer limited time promotional races, contests and giveaways as well so be sure to join our Facebook group to be one of the first to know.


Every participant receives a themed race bib and finishers custom medal. You are accountable, run (or walk!) your race. Don't forget to post results.

What are you waiting for? Sign up now!

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