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VMWare Veteran's Pod Mileage Challenge and Virtual 5k

Tue June 1 - Fri July 2 Palo Alto, CA 94304 US RaceJoy Ready


3401 Hillview Ave
Palo Alto, CA US 94304


In celebration of June being VMware Fitness Month, the Veteran’s Pod is happy to welcome you to a monthlong mileage challenge, and a virtual 5K!  You may run or walk either, and can perform the 5K on your schedule between June 26th and July 2nd.  To utilize Race Joy, please view the tutorials on this portal, and simply activate the mobile application and carry your phone while participating!  Also, we are doing our challenge in honor of Camp Hope, the PTSD Foundation of America who assists Combat Veterans and their families suffering from the effects of combat-related Post Traumatic Stress.  You can find out more about the donation and donate via this link:  If you have any issues, please contact  Thank you all for participating!

Race Contact Info

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Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for VMWare Veteran's Pod Mileage Challenge and Virtual 5k.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To

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