Virtual 5K • Virtual 10K • Virtual Half Marathon

Saturday July 18, 2020

Run Anytime, Anywhere!

Can You Handle The Heat ?

Running isn't cancelled, we are just doing it differently.

After 24 years of running this event live, we are virtually hosting the 25th Anniversary of Too Hot To Handle in 2020. Join us in July for extreme fun in the summer sun. Are you up for the challenge? After is HOT in Texas in July! Join us virtually anywhere, anytime and find out why this race is named Too Hot To Handle.

The Swag

25 year Anniversary Too Hot To Handle Tank Top | 4" Custom Finisher medal | Too Hot Virtual Bib

Event Details

Run your race anytime, anywhere. Get up and get your race day gear on, grab some gels & water then hit the streets, treadmill or trails!
The bib is real. The medal is real. The competition is real. The Hot is real! It’s Fire! Can you handle it?

Sign up and race when you see fit.
Join us for our social media race day live start.
Run anytime, anywhere. You choose.

Your Too Hot To Handle race swag and medal will be shipped to you
Run with our Spotify “Too Hot To Handle” playlist

When done:

  • Submit your times
  • Print out your finisher certificate
  • Share your favorite Too Hot To Handle moments from your run on social media with #runproject, #runprojectvirtual, #toohotohandlevirtual
  • Chill out because you are Too Hot To Handle


FB Live and Instagram Start: Saturday, July 18, 2020
7:19 am- Virtual Pace Rooms ready (Virtual Half Marathon Pacer provided by Half Fanatics)
7:20 am- Live from the Too Hot To Handle Virtual Start Line
7:21 am- Introduction
7:22 am- Virtual Call Ups to the start line
7:24 am- Warm up- with the Run Project Chicken and Run Project Ambassadors
7:26 am-National Anthem
7:29 am – 7:30 am Live Start
Join us if you like, if not anytime, anywhere.


Too Hot To Handle Photo Challenge

  • It’s Fire Emoji
  • Dripping Sweat Too Hot To Handle photo
  • Best 25th Anniversary Too Hot To Handle chalk design
  • Hottest Running Location

Too Hot To Handle Pricing

Virtual 5K

  • $40

    Ends 7/18/2020

Virtual 10K

  • $40

    Ends 7/18/2020

Virtual Half Marathon

  • $40

    Ends 7/18/2020

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