WHERE TO NEXT VIRTUAL SERIES - complete the entire series of 7 challenges and claim a free series pin badge and series certificate.
We present this fantastic 250 mile challenge. You have all of 2021 to complete this!
Medals will be in stock from mid March 2021
Ride the Tube 250 miles
Next we are going underground! The London Underground, also known as "The Tube" is the world's first underground passenger railway. Opened in January 1863, it was the first line to operate underground electric traction trains, the City & South London Railway (now part of the Northern line)The network has expanded to 11 lines, and in 2017/18 was used for 1.357 billion passenger journeys,making it the world's12th busiest metro system. The 11 lines collectively handle up to 5 million passenger journeys a day.
The system has270 stationsand 250 miles (400 km) of track.Despite its name, only 45% of the system is underground in tunnels, with much of the network in the outer environs of London being on the surface.
You can run, walk, cycle or use a combination of disciplines to cover the length of the UK - virtually. Take the virtual journey to ride the tube.
Please note you are paying to enter the Virtual Race. The medal is a reward for completing the challenge and submitting evidence by the deadline date.
This Virtual Distance Challenge is open throughout 2021 and you have from January 1st 2021 until December 31st 2021 to complete the distance.
Make no mistake, its a tough distance but the sense of achievement will be epic.
Go on, virtually challenge yourself in 2021.
All you need to do is sign up to the virtual race.