The Matrix Virtual Race is a VIRTUAL race organized by Timberline Events LLC | Finish Line Timing to raise funds to help support our local animal shelters and rescue groups while you work towards your personal fitness goals. Participating in a virtual race is a great way to motivate each other or for a family to do together while respecting social distancing. Run or walk your choice of a 1-mile, 5k, 10k, or half marathon or bike 12, 24, or 50 miles anytime between Saturday June 11th and Sunday June 26th.
RUN, WALK, OR BIKE TO HELP OUR ANIMAL SHELTERS OR RESCUE GROUPS
The purpose of this virtual run is help raise money for these organizations. You will be able to select which Animal Shelter or rescue group that will receive a minimum of $10 of your registration fee. If a shelter or rescue group you support isn't listed, you'll be able to select Other and enter the one you want your funds to go to.
After the race, we will share with you how much has been sent to each shelter.
Run/Walk: 1 Mile, 5k, 10k, Half Marathon
Bike: 12 miles, 24 miles, 50 miles
Anywhere! Trail, road – your choice. Preferably outdoors, but your treadmill or bike trainer works too.
HOW IT WORKS
1. Sign up online - choose your distance and the animal shelter or rescue group you want to support.
2. You must register by June 2nd to be guaranteed a shirt.
3. Run or bike your race anytime between Saturday June 11th and Sunday June 26th.
4. Results must be posted by 8 PM June 26th. Go to FLTResults.com starting June 11th, find your race and click on Upload Results, confirm you first and last name, age, and email address, enter your time, and upload an image of your watch, GPS, or bicycle computer. You also have the option to upload a selfie to share on the Photo Gallery page.
THE ANIMAL SHELTERS
Adams County Animal Shelter & Adoption Center - Brighton
Animal Friends Alliance - Fort Collins
Colorado Puppy Rescue - Denver
Denver Dumb Friends League
Evergreen Animal Protective League
Foothills Animal Shelter - Golden
Humane Society of Boulder Valley
Humane Society of the South Platte Valley - Englewood/Littleton
Larimer Humane Society - Loveland
Longmont Humane Society
No Kill Animal Shelters - nationwide, to help you find a shelter in your area
You will also be able to choose Other and enter a shelter or rescue group that is important to you.
Run or bike your virtual race anytime between Saturday June 11th and Sunday June 26th. Use your watch, GPS, bicycle computer, or mapmyrun.com on your phone to track your race. Once you have completed your race, you can enter your results with an image of your watch or GPS, to the The Matrix Virtual Race on our results website, FLTResults.com. On June 20th after 8 PM, you'll be able to print your finisher certificate.
All entries are $35 (no additional fee for online registration) and includes a bib, race shirt, and finisher medal that will be mailed to you. You must register by June 5th to be guaranteed a shirt. In the registration process, you'll be able to select which animal shelter or rescue group you want to support.