RODS Virtual Races

Join a Virtual Race

You join and complete the event distance however, whenever, wherever you choose. We ship you the event’s medal, and proceeds go to support the adoption of an orphan with Downs syndrome.

If you would like to join a race, just click on the title of the race below.

Start your own virtual race and bring an orphan with Down syndrome to their forever family!

Almost anyone can organize a virtual race – RODS athletes, companies, schools, organizations, clubs, adopting families and more. If you want RODS to set up a virtual race for you, just contact our event coordinator All you have to do is:

  • Pick a date and distance for your race
  • Get people to sign up
  • Run your race

That’s it! We’ll do the rest:

  • Provide a place for people sign up
  • Collect the donations
  • Send medals – everyone gets one!


Calkin Family

Sign up for the Calkin Family Virtual Race benefitting Natalie, the little girl they’re adopting. Join this event and complete the 5K however and wherever you choose. The event date is October 29, 2020. The proceeds go directly to Natalie’s adoption fees, and you receive an awesome RODS medal to commemorate your contribution and accomplishment.

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact us at