Michael Wardian’s “Running Home" Challenge

Michael Wardian’s “Running Home" Challenge

AIRWAAV Athlete Michael Wardian will kick off his “Running Home” Challenge on May 1, traveling across 13 states on US Route 50 over 75 days. Michael will be running from San Francisco, California to Washington, D.C. before ending in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware on July 4. He will be running in support of World Vision's clean water work around the globe, for children and families to have access to clean and safe drinking water.

Key checkpoints throughout Michael's Challenge include: 

  • San Francisco, CA
  • Sacramento, CA
  • Dayton, NV
  • Wallsburg, UT
  • Avondale, CO
  • Cottonwood, KS
  • St. Louis, MO
  • Flora, IL
  • Dillsboro, IN
  • Coolville, OH
  • Clarksburg, WV
  • Vienna, VA
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Dewey Beach, DE

This is just the latest accomplishment for Michael, as he is a 3-time US 50-mile champion, twice named US Ultra-runner of the year, and a 3-time Olympic Trials Qualifier in the Marathon. He also set the world record for running 7 marathons in 7 days on 7 continents. 


AIRWAAV is proud to support Michael as he attempts to complete his longest run to date and fulfill his lifelong dream of running across the United States. We will be providing coverage from our Instagram page. To support Michael’s goal to raise $100,000 for World Vision's clean water work around the globe, click here


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