Get ready for Tough Viking Virtual Challenge 6th of June (free of charge). Make sure to download the paceUP! app, join the group here and start running! Use the nature to create your own 5 km long course and challenge yourself to conquer 150 altimeters! After finish you will receive a digital finisher medal. Use the hashtag #toughvikingvirtualchallenge and tag us @toughviking on social media to have the chance to win awesome products from our web shop, the dirtier you are after the race the better!
Virtual Challenge Race Calendar
6th of June 2020 – Oslo
Start & Track
Run where you are! You decide where you run, but it’s important that you run at least 5 km and paceUP! app will log your race. At each 250 meter you shall make 10 push-ups or 10 burpees (see how to below). Make them with pride and in good shape! We might control you.
- 0 m start running
- 250 m 10 push-ups (chest to the ground and up to straight arms)
- 500 m 10 burpees (chest to the ground and up to straight arms above your head with a small jump)
- 750 m 10 push ups
- 1000 m 10 burpees
- 1250 m 10 push ups
- And so on up to 4750 m.
- The last 250 meters is your running finish
After 5 km you will receive your digital medal.
The dirtier you are after the race the better. Use the hashtag #toughvikingvirtualchallenge to show us in social media and have the chance to win great products from our store.
Timing & Distance
You run the distance of the race (5 km) directly with the paceUP! app. The next race will take place the 6th of June between 10.00 – 18.00. The paceUP! app is also compatible with your Garmin watch.
When you have finished the race, you will receive a digital finisher medal.
- Download paceUP! and create an account (it’s completely free) – if you already have an account, you can skip this step. Make sure to allow notifications for the paceUP! app. We will send out information through the app.
- Follow the link for Tough Viking and register the same email you used to create your paceUP! account https://join.paceup.se/group/invitation?token=0f509462-8dce-42ac-87fe-465347efb3d3&name=Tough%20Viking
- The group shows up under ‘Leaderboard’ on the right side in the app (you need to shut down and start the app after registration to see the change)
- Start logging your activities and compare your activity with the other members in the group.
- Run Tough Viking Oslo 6th of June between 10.00-18.00.
NEW RACE DATES FOR POSTPONED RACES DUE TO COVID-19
We are happy to present the new dates for the postponed spring races. If you are in a spring race that was postponed your registration will automatically transfer to the new date, so no action from you is needed.
You may also choose another Tough Viking race 2020 instead or transfer your ticket without any additional cost to someone else. Another option is to donate your start.
If any conflict dates with other autumn races they are unintentional and we are sorry for any inconvenience. Location availability and possible race dates is a scarce thing in those difficult times and we are happy to provide you with the best possible new dates.
Kungl. Djurgården (15 km) 22nd August 2020 – original date
Kungl. Djurgården KIDS 22 August 2020 – original date + replaces the Stockholm Stadion KIDS race from the 10th of May 2020
Kungl. Djurgården (8 km) 23rd August 2020 – replaces the Stockholm Stadion race from the 9th of May 2020
Helsinki (10 km) 5th of September 2020 – original date
Slottsskogen (8 km) 26th September 2020 – replaces the Slottsskogen race from the 25th of April 2020
Slottsskogen KIDS 26 September 2020 – replaces the Slottsskogen KIDS race from the 25th of April 2020
Oslo (5 km mountain) 17 October 2020 – replaces the Oslo race from the 6th of June 2020
The races will be great with many new, big and challenging obstacles.
Tough Viking Team
TOUGH VIKING WEB SHOP
Check out the awesome Tough Viking gear and the collection from our sportswear partner Björn Borg here. We do fast shipping globally! Check out our spring sale with 30-50% off on everything!
OCR World Championship & OCR European Championship
All Tough Viking races are qualifying to OCR World Championships and OCR European Championships. To be qualified to OCR World Championships you have to be top 5 in your group and for OCR European Championships top 10 in your group.
SIGNING UP AND PRICES
You can compete individually or in teams. You choose how you will compete when signing up. A team can consist of as many participants as you like, but you compete with the aggregated time of the 4 fastest times in your team against other teams.
The price depend on how early you sign up. You can see the exact price below under each race. Sign up now to claim your start!
KUNGLIGA DJURGÅRDEN (22 AUGUST 2020) 15 KM Start- 31 July 795 kr, 1 Aug- 20 Aug 895 kr
STOCKHOLMS STADION EDITION @ KUNGL. DJURGÅRDEN (23 AUGUST 2020) 8 KM Start- 31 July 795 kr, 1 Aug- 20 Aug 895 kr
SUPERWEEKEND (22 AUGUST 15KM + 23 AUGUST 2020 8KM) 1295 kr
KIDS KUNGLIGA DJURGÅRDEN (22 AUGUST 2020) 1.5 KM 295 SEK
HELSINKI (5 SEPTEMBER 2020) 10 KM Start- 31 Okt 65 €, 1 Nov- 31 Dec 68 €, 1 Jan- 29 Feb 70 €, 1 March- 30 April 75 €, 1 May- 31 July 80 €, 1 Aug- 3 Sept 90€
SLOTTSSKOGEN (26 SEPTEMBER 2020) 8 KM Start- 31 Aug 795 kr, 1 Sept – 24 Sept 895 kr
KIDS SLOTTSSKOGEN (26 SEPTEMBER 2020) 1.5 KM 295 SEK
OSLO (17 OCTOBER 2020) 5 KM Start- 15 Sept 795 kr, 16 Sept – 15 Oct 895 kr
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