Virtual Run

Join runners in Jersey and around the world to take on the Durrell Challenge 13K Virtual Run! This new virtual element of the event allows supporters across the globe to get involved and take on the challenge closer to home. 

Participants can choose to run any time between Friday 21 – Monday 24 May. If you wish to start at the same time as the runners at the 13K road race in Jersey, please note it is scheduled to start at 09:00 (BST). 

Sign up as a 13K virtual runner or go a step further! Become a VIP virtual runner to receive unique benefits while also helping to raise vital funds for Durrell’s work protecting some of the most threatened wildlife on the planet. 

  • 13K virtual runner: £18 +booking fee 
  • VIP virtual runner: £18 +booking fee and commitment to raise £600 for Durrell 



Virtual runners will be required to record their distance and time, so that proof of completing the 13K run can be submitted to the organisers.  

All results must be submitted via the Race Nation App. Results can be uploaded via the following ways:  
1. Manually 
2. Through the Race Nation Timing App 
3. Through Strava where you can connect with your Race Nation registration account to upload your results to your Race Nation account 
Before uploading your results, you will need to claim your Race Nation account. The race information pack below explains in further detail on how you can submit your results.  
All results and proof must be submitted by 23:59 (BST) on Monday 24 May 2021. 

We advise all virtual runners to read the virtual information guide, click here.



  • Access to training plans and advice 
  • An online race bib to print and wear on the day  
  • The Durrell Challenge 2021 finisher medal 
  • The official Durrell Challenge 2021 t-shirt  (if selected when registering) 
  • Access to the Durrell Challenge E-goodie bag 

VIP virtual runners will receive the following extras: 

  • An exclusive gift from Henry Cavill* 
  • Complimentary and guaranteed VIP registration for the Durrell Challenge 2022 (date TBC). 2022 VIP fundraising target will be £1,200. 
  • Butterfield gift  
  • Durrell gift  

Thank you for supporting Durrell and helping us to create a wilder, healthier, more colourful world. 

*Exclusive gift from Henry Cavill to be announced.