Virtual Race

40 for Marshall Virtual Race/Challenge Register Today!


Virtual activities work exactly the same as any other type of activity but the difference is that the entered race can be run at any location, at any pace, inside on a treadmill or outside in another country! All you have to do is enter a race and provide evidence that you have done it. That's it!
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The Northridge Middle School Family seeks to raise $50,000 by August 2020 in order to achieve Exemplary Status for the Library and to officially name the NMS Library The Marquetta Marshall Library.

To make this happen, we need your help! Here’s how:

1. Sign up for the 40 for Marshall Virtual Race/Challenge today at https://runsignup.com/Race/AL/Tuscaloosa/40forMarshall

2. Any time between Thursday, July 23, 2020 and July 27, 2020, participate in the exercise activity of your choice for 40 minutes.

3. After finishing your 40 for Marshall Virtual Race/Challenge, post a picture of you (and anyone you participated with) at your finish line with the #40forMarshall.

4. After completing the race, you will receive a digital certificate of completion and a special place in the Northridge Middle School Library's legacy of literacy.


Who: You and your family, friends, and community

What: It’s a virtual race/challenge. Participate in 40 minutes of exercise activity like walking, riding a bike, running, playing a sport, or walking the dog.

When: Exercise anytime between Thursday, July 23, 2020 – Monday, July 27, 2020 (Register now through 11:59pm on Monday, July 27, 2020).

Where: It’s a virtual race/challenge. You choose the location.

Why: To honor Ms. Marquetta Marshall and elevate the NMS Library to Exemplary Status

*All participants receive a race t-shirt as well as a certificate of completion.

Early Registration

Participants who register by July 12th will be able to pick up the Race T-Shirt on July 21st at Northridge Middle School between the hours of 12:00 - 2:00 and 5:00 - 6:00. Please use the carpool line for pick up.

Participants who register between July 13th and July 27th will be able to pick up the Race T-Shirt on August 5th between the hours of 12:00 - 2:00 and 6:00 - 6:00.

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