Be the Change Challenge & Virtual Race

Fri April 9 - Sun April 18, 2021 Anytown, NC 28806 US Directions RaceJoy Ready

Virtual 5K

$30 Price increases after March 18, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual 10K

$30 Price increases after March 18, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
Anytown, NC US 28806

The Junior League of Asheville is excited to have you join us in the Be the Change Challenge, a virtual 5k/10k fundraiser to be held between April 9th and 18th, 2021.  JLA encourages registrants to skip, hop, walk, run, or race the event, which will also act as fundraiser for the JLA.  Funds raised for this event will directly support the Be the Change Grant and programs of the Junior League of Asheville.  

JLA will be awarding $5000 in through the Be the Change Grant.  Grants will be awarded in minimum increments of $500 to regional nonprofits, with a focus on organizations that serve vulnerable individuals and children in Western North Carolina.  For more information please visit .

Dates - April 9-18, 2021

Registration Info:

10K or 5K

Early Bird Registration - through 3/18 

$30 (includes shirt)

Regular Registration - March 19 -April 18

$33 (includes shirt)

Children ages 1-12:

through 3/18 - $20

3/19-4/18 - $22

***Registrations completed prior to 3/19 may pick up their shirts at the location/date below for no additional cost. After 3/19, the option will change to receiving no shirt or having the shirt shipped for an additional $7 fee.

Shirts may be picked up on Saturday, April 3 from 1pm - 5pm at Wedge at Foundation


Shipping for a flat rate of $7


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 the Be the Change Challenge & Virtual Race.

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.
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