Runner’s take note!  You can compete in a road race from the comfort of your own home!

Your heard me right!  You can now join road races and run from your home or gym!  How cool is that?

This weekend, the New Balance Falmouth Road Race will have about 100 runners taking part in the race from afar.  Some will be at home and some at the gym.  Whatever the location, all they will need is a treadmill and a laptop!

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Virtual racing could be a staple at many upcoming popular races.  All you have to do is sign up and download the app…and of course start running!  Outside Interactive, is unveiling its technology for the first time on Sunday.

Many runners find virtual racing to be a convenience.  No travel required, no hotel expenses – it’s a great alternative!

The race in Falmouth will be the first for this company, but they can see this expanding in the future.

What do you think?  Would you race from home?