The Race Across USA is a 3000-mile stage race across the USA to raise awareness about childhood “inactivity,” to raise money for the 100 Mile Club(r) and to sign up as many schools as possible along the way. The Race Across USA will start in California and end in Maryland, covering a total of 13 states (CA, AZ, NM, TX, LA, AR, MS, AL, GA, SC, NC, VA, MD) plus Washington DC. Core team athletes will be to run the entire width of the United States. In addition, a limited number of others may sign up to run a state. The entire journey will take 140 days to run. The event is scheduled to begin on January 16, 2015.
More information is available at http://RaceAcrossUSA.org.