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Saturday, May 26, 2012 -- Fairmont, WV / Palentine Park, Fairmont, WV
Marion Co. Boys & Girls Club Running for Kids 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run (iPO Event Id#: 14012)

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This event benefits the Boys& Girls Clubs of Marion Co. The Club's mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens. The Club focuses on serving the most at risk children, in the most at risk schools in the most at risk communities.

2012 Registration

Parking: Please park at the Marion County Election Center.

Race Day Registration: 7:00-8:30 AM

5K Run/Walk Start: 9:00 AM (Be at the start by 8:50 AM)

1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Start: 9:15 AM (Be at the start by 9:05 AM)

Festival Fun: Door Prizes, Refreshments and Trophies will be offered after the race. Stay and enjoy the fun and festivities of the Three Rivers Festival (


Participants will receive a FREE pass for the local wave pool and/or Fishing at Guyses Run for AFTER the race.

Age Groups

  • 7-9 and 10-12,13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29,30-39, 40-49,50-59, 60 and over
5K Run Awards
  • Trophies to top5 female and top 5 male finishers overall.
  • Medals to 3 top finishers in each age group.
5K Race Walk
  • Medals to the top 3 female finishers and top 3 male finishers.
Fun Run/Walk
  • Medals to all finishers.
  • Trophy for top finisher in age groups as follows:Youngest, Oldest, and Best Overall Time
  • Youngest trophy will be given to child who finishes by themselves. No children in strollers, carried, etc will count.

5K Run/Walk ... One loop, varied course with slight incline, 2 water stops, 197 ft. net elevation gain loss. USATF certified course.

Fun Run/Walk ... One mile loop of varied course, nearly level course.


  • Rider Pharmacy
  • Pierpont Community and Technical College
  • Vincent Graphics and Design
  • MedExpress Urgent Care
  • Wilson Ford Lincoln
  • Bonasso and Kime Family Dentistry
  • Country Club Bakery
  • Whitehall Medical
    Richard E. Vaslcek, DO
  • Fairmont Clinic

Start Date: 2012-05-26     Start Time: 9:00am
Event Name: Marion Co. Boys & Girls Club Running for Kids 5K
Location(s): Fairmont, WV 26554
Palentine Park, Fairmont, WV
Event Type(s): Run
Event Distance(s): 1mi 3.1mi
Contact(s): Megan Hanshaw
   Phone: 304-376-2156
Stacey Spadafore
   Phone: 304-376-2627
Rachel Kellar
   Phone: 304-376-2627
Comments: 5K Run/Walk, 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
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