Coach Parry Proudly Presents...

The City Series

New York

 Run 100km or 60 miles through downtown New York in our brand new virtual race series...

Claim New York City

Take part in this virtual running challenge. The Coach Parry City Series enables you to take on New York City no matter where you are in the world.

Each time you complete a distance based on your exercise activity, you advance along the map, starting in the Iconic Central Park, towards the finish at the Statue of Liberty.  

Follow yourself on Streetview!

Check out your virtual surrounds on Google Streetview. See yourself and others on the map, and directly on Google Streetview.

This is the perfect tool for maintaining focus and motivation whether you are training for an event or just wanting to have fun while keeping fit!

Along the way you'll run through iconic landmarks like Time Square, over Brooklyn Bridge and past the Empire State Building.

Connect your favourite apps

Sync with your favorite fitness tracker or log distances manually within the web/mobile app.

Track your mileage using any fitness device that connects to Strava.

 

Competitive much?

See how you compare to triathletes around the world with our weekly, monthly and all time leaderboards.

Compare your progress against your team, those you follow or everyone.

Along the way you'll run through iconic landmarks like Time Square, over Brooklyn Bridge and past the Empire State Building.

Use Your Training To See The Big Apple...

Run Where You Are

You can run this Virtual Race wherever you are in the world. It doesn't matter if you're in Joburg, Sydney or Timbuktu you can run the City Series

Run It In Your Own Time

You'll be running 100km or 62miles through New York City. With 4 weeks to complete the challenge you can run as little or as much as you like every week.

Run Alone, Together

With the world in lock down, you can run alone but with others in the same challenge. Our built in community features keep you motivated and engaged. 

The Coach Parry City Series New York Is Underway...

This VIRTUAL RACE gets underway on Monday 30 March 2020. Once it starts, you'll have 6 weeks to complete the 100km or 62 miles that make up the challenge. The City Series New York ends in...

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City Series Entry

15

6 Weeks access to the Coach Parry City Series New York.

Your Entry Fee Includes:

- Access to City Series New York Virtual Race Platform

- Access to City Series New York Online Community

- Digital Race Bib When You Enter The Race

- Digital Finishers Certificate When You Finish The Race

- Discounts On Coach Parry Merchandise

- 3 Month Access to ALL 70+ Training Plans (5k, 10k, 21k, 42k & Comrades)  to the value of 75

- 3 Months Access to the Coach Parry Training Club

City Series Entry

15

6 Weeks access to the Coach Parry City Series New York.

Your Entry Fee Includes:

- Access to City Series New York Virtual Race Platform

- Access to City Series New York Online Community

- Digital Race Bib When You Enter The Race

- Digital Finishers Certificate When You Finish The Race

- Discounts On Coach Parry Merchandise

- 3 Month Access to ALL 70+ Training Plans (5k, 10k, 21k, 42k & Comrades)  to the value of 75

- 3 Months Access to the Coach Parry Training Club

City Series Entry PLUS

12-Week Training Plan

Best Value

48

- 6 Weeks access to the Coach Parry City Series New York to the value of 15.

PLUS 3 Months Access to ALL 70+ Training Plans (5k, 10k, 21k, 42k & Comrades) to the value of 75

- PLUS 3 Months Access to the Coach Parry Online Training Club where you get unlimited access to our team of coaches through our iOS or Android app

Your  City Series Entry Fee Includes:

- Access to City Series New York Virtual Race Platform

- Access to City Series New York Online Community

- Digital Race Bib When You Enter The Race

- Digital Finishers Certificate When You Finish The Race

- Discounts On Coach Parry Merchandise

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Virtual Race?

A virtual race, like the Coach Parry City Series is a way for you to take part in a virtual run in a part of the world you probably would never get the chance to run in. A virtual challenge allows you to run alone together with an extremely engaged online community.

Is this a once-off payment?

Yes, it is a once-off fee. When you purchase an entry or an entry plus the 3 months access to the Coach Parry Training Club you will only get billed once. 

 

How do I enter distances towards a Virtual Race?

You can log distances using two methods:

1. Manually - Either on the web or via our iPhone and Android apps. Select your exercise type, add a distance and boom, you’re done. You can add a screenshot of your tracker if you wish but it is not required.

2. Automatically – Via the range of apps and devices that we connect with. Currently, we support Strava which links to most of the fitness trackers on the market.

Can you stop someone from cheating?

We do have a number of ways that we can detect cheaters, however, we do realise that no matter what we do or how we structure it people are always going to be able to cheat if that’s what they want to do. E.g. Put their Fitbit on their dog!

There are no prizes for first place.

If someone wants to cheat then they are only really cheating themselves and wasting their money.

How long will it take to complete this Virtual Race?

 The amount of time it will take you to complete this journey depends on your fitness level. 

You can set your own timeframe goal from 1 week to 6 weeks to complete this challenge. This goal can be easily changed at any time if you want to extend or shorten it.

How long does this Virtual Race run for?

This Coach Parry City Series event Runs for 6 weeks but you can complete the distance as quickly or as slowly as you like. 

What countries do you accept entries from?

We warmly welcome entries from all over the world.

We currently have athletes from over 80 countries around the world that use our online platforms every month.

Join our global community of virtual fitness enthusiasts!

How do I access the race once I've signed up?

The Coach Parry City Series virtual races are powered by a third party web application called My Virtual Mission.
When you sign up for the race you will be email instructions so that you can log into your account and access the challenge.

What types of exercise count?

You can log most types of distance-based exercise such as running or walking. 

I live in *insert where you live*, does that make a difference?
No, you can access everything online. All our training programmes are delivered via our web and mobile app. The live and recorded audio and video training, as well as the fourms are all accessible online, so as long as you are able to connect to the internet you are good to go.