Virtual Runners Club Founder, Mike Jackson, has been running since high school. At Baton Rouge Magnet High School, Mike competed on the Varsity Cross Country and Track & Field Teams. He normally raced in the 3mile, 2mile, 200m, 100m, 100m hurdles, high jump and long jump.
As an adult, Mike has continued his dedication to the sport of running. Mike was the Co-Captain of the Black Men Run New Orleans Chapter from 2013 - 2016. Mike founded Virtual Runners Club in 2015 where he established group runs, national support of running groups, and directed nationwide virtual races benefiting worthy charity partners.
Mike is a RRCA Certified Running Coach. As a Virtual Running Coach, he works with clients online via phone and e-mail to establish a training plan for athletes of all levels that will help them reach their fitness goals.