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Thursday, March 22, 2012 -- Fairmont, WV
Making Connections 5k Run & 2 Mile Walk (iPO Event Id#: 13812)

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Making Connections 5k
This is an evening run from Veteran's Square in downtown Fairmont to the Veteran's Memorial Bridge (and back) along the Fairmont's new "Gateway Connector." All proceeds benefit Veteran's Scholoarships at Pierpont Community & Technical College.

Starts at 6:30 PM.


  • 5:00 pm - Registration and Packet Pick-Up
  • 6:00 pm - Registration Closes
  • 6:15 pm - Kids' K Race Begins
  • 6:30 pm - 5k and 2 Mile Races Begin
  • 7:15 pm - Awards & Post-Race Reception


    Veterans' Square Plaza
    320 Adams Street
    Fairmont, WV 26554

    View the [ Google Map ] for more details.

    Start is located adjacent to the new, downtown City Parking Garage, right by Veteran's Square in Fairmont, WV. Parking available in garage. Registration in the Veteran's Square Building, Downtown Fairmont, Lower Level - Hull Alley entrance.


FROM I-79 . . . Take Exit 136 (Downtown). At light, turn left and proceed downhill toward Fairmont. Proceed across the Jefferson Street / Mollohan Bridge and continue to Adams Street. Turn Right onto Adams Street (one way). The start will be 1 block ahead, at the corner of Adams and Madison Streets. Park at the City Garage directly across from the Veterans' Square Plaza, and adjacent to the Start and Finish Line.

Veterans Square in downtown Fairmont, WV
Veterans Memorial in downtown Fairmont, WV

Start Date: 2012-03-22     Start Time: 6:30pm
Event Name: Making Connections 5k Run & 2 Mile Walk
Location(s): Fairmont, WV 26554
Event Type(s): Run
Event Distance(s): 5K 2mi
Contact(s): Ron Weist
   Phone: 304-367-4920
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