Strides for Africa (Virtual)

Fri August 20 - Sun August 22 Any City - Any State, WI 99999 US RaceJoy Ready



5K Run


5K Walk


0.25 Mile - Kids Fun Run

Open to ages 2 - 12.

Virtual race Website

Additional virtual race information can be found at


Strides for Africa is a fun event for all ages to participate and an opportunity for you to have a role improving lives of people in rural Africa through clean water, education, and health projects. This event will return to being in-person on Saturday, August 21st to open Africa Fest. This event will also have a virtual option in 2021. There are many options available to participants including a 5K run, 5K walk, a unique Team Relay, a 1.5 mile fun walk, and a kids fun run. 

Our clean water, education, and health projects in Africa provide participants a unique opportunity to see outcomes within impoverished African communities for better health, empowered youth, and ultimately transformed communities.



Virtual race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this virtual race, please contact the virtual race director at


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 Strides for Africa (Virtual).

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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