How Run Across America works

Here’s what to expect each season:

🎯 Choose your season goal, from 50 to 500km

🏃‍♀️ Track your activities in app—run, walk, kayak, even walk the dog—any movement counts

🎉 Celebrate the season with bonus themed challenges timed to the calendar, premium merch rewards, and motivating badges

Plus form teams with friends, share selfies, and so much more!


Meet Run Across America

7,163,134 miles moved together in our app
7,500,000meals provided to hungry neighbors via Feeding America
  • Earn badges for completing challenges

    Every season includes bonus challenges to help keep you motivated and moving. Complete the challenges to earn badges.

    How does the event work? 
  • Our mission to end hunger

    Run Across America matches contributions to Feeding America for neighbors who need help closer to home. Together, we've donated more than 7.5 million meals so far.

    Learn more about helping 
  • Build a new fitness habit

    Daily Distance is the perfect tool to keep you motivated and build a fitness habit. Ready to commit to a year? Save with an annual pass.

    Learn about annual pass 
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  • Sign up, then lace up

    Looking to stay active this summer? Join the new Summer Splash challenge in the Run Across America app and see if you can hit 50km by August. Let’s be honest, you can probably knock that out by the Fourth of July. 

    Get started