2013 Calendar
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Tue, Jan 1 Polar Bear Run 8:00 a.m. Marietta, OH, Fun run at old Hills parking lot. Contact: Chip Allman runchiprun@hotmail.com (304) 580-1173
Sun, Jan 6 Child Series Party 1:00 p.m. Parkersburg YMCA 1-3 (awards at 2:30 p.m.) swimming, aeorbic room, food, & fun.
Sun, Jan 13 Icicle Run 5K Run/Walk 2:30 p.m. Bingo Hall - Belpre, OH, Flat fast course. Contact: Ira Buckalew email: lastmalerunner@suddenlink.net phone: (304) 893-1001. Application
Fri, Feb 1 Awards Banquet 6:30 p.m. First Presbyterian Church, 1341 Juliana Street, Parkersburg, WV Cost: $15 per person, $5 for kids 12 and under. RESERVATIONS NECESSARY
Sun, Feb 17 Valentine Classic 5K Run/Walk 2:30 p.m. St. Michael Catholic Church, Vienna, Contact: Ira Buckalew phone: (304) 893-1001 email: lastmalerunner@suddenlink.net Application Course: Out River Road and Back, rolling hills. Map
Sun, Feb 24 Cabin Fever Run and Walk 2:00 p.m. Broughton Nature and Wildlife Education Area Contact: Stephanie Fobes 740.376.0787 coffeehaven23@yahoo.com
Sat, Mar 2 RIGHDITAROD 3: Race Against Hunger 11:00 a.m. The Galley Restaurant / Adelphia Music Hall located at 203 Second Street, Marietta, Ohio Application & Info
Sun, Mar 10 March Hare 5K Run/Walk 2:30 p.m. Parkersburg City Park. . Contact: Ira Buckalew email: lastmalerunner@suddenlink.net Application
Sat, Mar 16 Campbell-Dickinson St Patric 5k Run/Walk 11:00 a.m. Toronto, OH Race Details/Application
Sat, Mar 16 Shamrock Classic 5K Run, 5K Walk Marietta College, Marietta, OH, Contact: Brett Frye
Sat, Mar 23 Strides for St. Jude 5K 8:00 a.m. Outside Don Drumm Stadium, Marietta, OH Application
Sun, Mar 24 YMCA Spring Sprint 5K Run/Walk 2:00 p.m. At the YMCA on Broad Street, Parkersburg, WV Contact: Ronnie Lott @ 304-485-5585
Sat, Mar 30 Beverly Bunny Hop 5K R/W Beverly, Ohio Contact: Dianne Wainwright email: dizy12@hotmail.com web www.bunnyhop5k.com

Tue, Apr 2


Beginners Clinic


5:00 p.m.


Parkersburg, City Park


Sat, Apr 6 Spring Forward 5K 9 a.m. E. Muskingum Park, Marietta, OH Application
Sat, Apr 13 Alex Miller Memorial 5K 8 a.m. Marietta College, OH Herman Fine Arts Center Website
Sat, Apr 13 Marietta Mudder 5K 9 a.m. Washington County Career Center, Marietta, OH Website
Sun, Apr 14 Athens Marathon and Half Marathon Athens, OH, Contact: Mary Haines, maryyanity@hotmail.com. http://www.athensmarathon.org
Sat, Apr 20 Vienna River Road Race 5M Run, 5K Walk 8:00 a.m. Vienna, WV @ 1600 34th Street Contact: Louis Molinaro (304) 295-5088 mollie@wirefire.com website : http://riverroadrace.com/ . Application
Sat, Apr 20 Run for Red 5K Run/Walk 8:00 a.m. 401 Fourth St, Marietta, OH Application
Sat, Apr 20 Healthy High 5K 4:20 p.m Marietta College Don Drum Stadium,reslife@marietta.edu. Application
Sat, Apr 20 Autism 5K Run/Walk 2:00 p.m. Eastern High School, Reedsville, OH. Registration 12:30-1:30 (no app available) cotact Brian (740)525-5764 Application
Sat, Apr 27 DASH-A-Thon 5K 8:30 a.m. Independence Dam State Park in Defiance, OH Fliers and registration and pledge forms can be found at dashofdefiance.weebly.com
Sat, Apr 27 Race for a Reason Multi Event 8:00 a.m. Athens, OH Ohio University 5K, Tri, Mudder.. website
Sat, Apr 27

Run Against Human Trafficking 5k

9:00 a.m.

University Fitness Center Huntsville, AL online registration

Sat, Apr 27 Ribbon Dash 5K 8:00 a.m. Civitan Park, Belpre, OH Application
Sat, Apr 27 F.A.S.T. 5K 9:00 a.m. Marietta Aquatic Center, Marietta, OH Race website & registration information
Sat, May 4 Good Sam 5K Run/Walk
Parkersburg, WV, start & finish in City Park, 8:00 AM. Supports the Good Samaritan Clinic. RCR&W Series race. Contact: Cindy Thomas, 304-834-3986, Application email: cindytgoodsam@suddenlinkmail.com
Sat, May 4 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 9:00 a.m. 5K.WV State Capitol Complex.Charleston, WV Website
Sat, May 11 WASCO Spcl Olympics 5K 9:00 a.m. Armory Parking Lot, Marietta, OH Application
Sat, May 11 Trails forTails 5K 9:00 a.m. GalliaAcademyHighSchoolCrossCountryTrail, Gallipolis, OH Application
Sun, May 12 WBW Mother's Day 5K Run & Walk 2:00 p.m. Belpre, OH 5K Run & Walk @ the Civitan Park, Beautiful flat course along the Ohio river. Kids races included. Contact: Danielle Bergum 304-273-4190 or Leslie Thomas 304-488-7890 Proceeds to benefit Breastfeeding Education & Support. Online registration available. See race website for application & prize details..Map http://wbw.esalibirth.com
Sat, May 18 Chick-fil-a 10K 8:00 a.m. Application Parkersburg, WV Contact: Chip Allman runchiprun@hotmail.com (304) 580-1173 Course MAP
Sat, May 18 Rails-to-Trails 5k Run/Walk 8:30 a.m.

6th Annual Rails-to-Trails 5k Run/Walk/K9 Walk & Tunnel Fun Run for Kids, Barnesville, OH @ the Train Depot Application

Sat, May 25 Alumni Classic 5K Run/Walk 7:30 a.m. + Kids 1 mile. Dewy Ave Church of Christ, St Marys, WV Application
Mon, May 27 Half Training Starts Half Training Starts
Sat, May Ogden 1/2 Marathon Classic 8:00 a.m. Wheeling, WV http://www.ogdenhalfmarathonclassic.com/
Sat, June 1 Light at the end of the Tunnel 5K 9:00 AM Run the longest tunnel on the North Bend Rails to Trails. Above Senior Citizen Center, Main Street, West Union, WV Contact: Brent or Laura Cottrill Phone: 304-873-1691 E-mail: bbadd1976@yahoo.com Application
Sat, June 1 5k Run/Walk for Hervida 9:00 a.m. Oak Grove Recreation Center (former Oak Grove School), Marietta Ohio, Contact: Andrea Adkins, abradkins@yahoo.com, Application
Sat, June 1 Paden City Foundation 5K 9:00 a.m. Centinnel Park Main St & 3rd Paden City WV Application
Sat, June 1 Fruity 5K Run/Walk and Kids’ 9:00 a.m. New River Community and Technical College Lawn in Lewisburg, WV Website
Sat, Jun 8 Chuck Cornelius Memorial Cross Country Scholarship Race 5K R/W & Team Competition 8:00 a.m. Warren High School Contact: Tom Kramer (304)-482-1737 and kram37@suddenlink.net Application (kids app included)
Tue, Jun 11 Heart Fund Fun Run and Walk 5K R/W St. Marys, WV Contact: Randy Nutter (304) 684-7581 randynutter@gmail.com.
Sat, Jun 15 Erickson All-Sports Challenge (Kids) 5K R/W Parkersburg, WV @ the Erickson All-Sports Facility on Contact: Shawn Shockey 304-488-3878
Sat, Jun 15 Greater Clarksburg 10K Clarksburg, WV 10K/2M Run, Kids Race, Contact: Ike Skidmore (304) 624-7698 , Flytierodbuilder@aol.com Details @ http://www.greaterclarksburg10k.org/
Sat, Jun 22 MoCo 5K 9:00 a.m. McConnelsville, OH Application
Sat, Jun 22 Help to Heel 10k & 2K 8:00 a.m. Point Park, Parkersburg, WV (Wounded Warrior,PSHS & PHS Crew event) Application
Sat, Jun 30 Club Picnic @ Jackson Park
Sat, Jul 6 Fireman's Firecracker 5K R/W Elizabeth, WV Contact: Bryon Garrett (304) 588-5874
Sat, Jul 13 Run for the Roar 5K 8:00 a.m. Downtown Marietta, OH, Contact: Gary Williams 221 Smith Drive, Marietta, OH 45750 Application
Sat, Jul 20 Rick Brown Memorial Race Don Drumm Stadium, Marietta OH Contact: Joe Corra, 304-488-4108, email: runjoerun@hotmail.com
Sat, Jul 20 RunWalkRoll 5K 9:00 a.m. Wheeling, WV website
Sat, Jul 27 Kicks for Kids 5K 9:00 p.m. Application. Market Street, Parkersburg, WV Contact:Andy Nestor runwithandrew@yahoo.com Map Online Registration
July 19-20 Ohio Valley Mud Run Application Barlow, OH Flyer
Sat, Jul 27 Jim Quinet Memorial 5k Run/Walk 8:30 a.m. New Martinsville, WV Application Quinet's Court Restaurant Contact Matt Quine (304) 904-2147t Map


Sat, Aug 3

RCPCA 5K Run and Walk
Ritchie County, Court House on Main Street in Harrisville, WV. Ritchie County Primary Care Association, Inc. This course is the old Hughs River Holiday course that was previously USATF certified. Contact: Bill Snider bill@rcpca.org or Cookie Law cookie@rcpca.org (304) 643-4005
Sat, Aug 3 Annual Belpre Mile Belpre, OH @ Howes Grove Park Application Contact Teresa Turner tturner@ggpromotions.com 740.236.3163 : Map
Sat, Aug 3 Nick Null Memorial 5K & 1Mile Fun Run 9:00 a.m.

Parkersburg, WV City Park. Race Contact:, Application & Flyer

Sat, Aug 10 Be Great 5k Parkersburg City Park Pavilion www.BGCParkersburg.org/Be-Great-5K
Sat, Aug 17 News and Sentinel Half Marathon Parkersburg, WV 13.1 Mile Run and Walk Contact: Chip Allman runchiprun@hotmail.com (304) 4580-1173 News and Sentinel Half Marathon Link
Sat, Aug 17 News and Sentinel 2M

Parkersburg, WV 2 Mile Run and Walk Contact: Sharon Marks (304) 481-1741 runsharon@hotmail.com
registration information through 1/2 marathon link

Sun, Aug 17 News and Sentinel Kids Races 1:00 p.m. VIENNA, WV Contact: Marchell Allman mailto:foreveryoung.nana@live.com (304) 481-2702 registration through 1/2 Marathon Link day of registration starting at 11 am. 2013 races held at JACKSON JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL, VIENNA
Sat, Aug 17 Great Guernsey Trail 5 & 10K Race and Fun Run 9:00 a.m. 204 Main Street Lore City, OH Application
Sat, Aug 24 Kellogg Night Moves 5K 7:45 p.m. Zanesvlle, OH Application
Sun, Aug 25 Marietta Times Y5 5K 8:00 a.m. Front Street, Marietta Contact: Joe Corra runjoerun@hotmail.com 304-488-4108 Application
Sat, Aug 31 Race for Freedom Charity Run 8:00 a.m. Parkersburg City Park, contact: Liz Akers aresurrectedlife@gmail.com , website
Sat, Sep 14 Glory Days Track & Field Meet 9:00 a.m. Erickson All Sports Facility, Flyer & Application
Sun, Sep 15 Light the Fire 10K 2:00 p.m. Central Station, WV to West Union WV, Contact Brent or Laura Cottrill (304)873-1691 or bbadd1976@yahoo.com
Sun, Sep New Albany 10K Walk New Albany, WV The New Albany Walking Classic is the premier event of the New Albany Walking Club. Now in its 7th year, the Walking Classic has become the largest walking-only race in the United States. Registration opens April 1st at 10 am http://www.newalbanywalkingclassic.com/
Sat, Sep 21 BrAva 5K walk/run 10:00 a.m. Masonic Park in Devola, OH, Race Website & Registration
Sat, Sep 21 Challenge at Mountwood Application Mountwood Park, 10 Mile Trail Run and 5K fun run/walk, 10 mile course has steep hills. Contact: Gary Pennington, 304-679-3666, garyepennington@yahoo.com map
Sat, Sep 28 Glenwood RSVP 5K Walk/Run Application Marietta, Ohio at The O'Neill Senior Center located at 333 Fourth Street, Marietta. Contact: Lisa Valentine at 373-3107.
Sun, Sep 22 First City Triathalon 10:00 a.m.
Marietta Rowing & Cycling Club's triathalon Run 4.2 miles, bike   19.5, and canoe/kayak 5 miles
Sat, Oct 5 Hole in One 5K 9:00 a.m Marietta, OH Country Club Application
Sat, Oct 5 Kelly Roggensack Memorial Races 8:00 a.m Franciscan University of Steubenville, Oh Race information Online
Sat, Oct 5 Emily Spencer 5K 8:30 a.m. Belpre High School, Belpre, OH Application Map
Sun , Oct 6

Wild and Wonderful
5k Walk/Run Trail Race & Kids Fun Run

2:00 p.m. Ohio Valley University, Parkersburg Flyer & Application
Sun , Oct 6 Sunday Fun Day 5K 2 & 3 p.m. Myles Stadium, Pennsboro, kids races @ 2pm 5K @ 3pm website
Sat, Oct 12 13th Annual Chuck Cornelius 5K 9:00 a.m. Hermann Fine Arts Parking Lot (corner of 4th & Butler), Marietta College Application
Sat, Oct 12 Ohio Zombie Run Alum Creek Beach, Lewis Center, OH http://www.ohiozombierun.com/
Sat, Oct 12 Club United 5K 7:00 p.m. Devola Soccer Complex � 732 River Road, Marietta Ohio Application
Sat, Oct 19 Mole Day 6K Fun run and walk 9:00 a.m. Marietta, OH, Don Drumm Stadium, Contact: Jim Jeitler at 740-376-4754 or jim.jeitler@marietta.edu Web site
Sat, Oct 19 Presley's Promise 3K 10:00 a.m. Indian Acres Park, Marietta, OH Application
Sat, Oct 19 Kidstravaganza 9 a.m. Parkersburg City Park, Kids Races Info Sheet
Sun, Oct 20 Indian Summer Run 5K 1:30 p.m.
Athens, OH Website
Sun, Oct 20 Crusader 5K Challenge 2:00 p.m.
Parkersburg Catholic High School, Parkersburg, WV Application
Sat, Oct 26 Scare for Care 5k Run/Walk 6:30 p.m
outside of West Union, WV, contact Tabby Smith (304)873-3093, Application
Sat, Oct 26 Smoke on Water 5K 11:00 a.m.

Wetzel County Museum�� Main Street, New Martinsville, WV Application

Sat, Nov 2 10K Warrior Run/5K Run/Walk 9:00 a.m. WV Baptist Conference Center, Ripley, WV Application
Sat, Nov 16 Brandi Kay Bowen 5K and 2K Run/Walk 10:00 a.m. Doddridge County Park in West Union, WV. www.thebrandikaybowen5k.com
Sun, Nov 24 Miles of Smiles Half Marathon / 5K 2:00 p.m. Monongah Town Hall, Monongah, WV Application
Thu, Nov 28 Turkey Trot R/W 9:00 a.m. Application Website Parkersburg City Park Map
Sat, Nov 30 Keep Your Fork 5K 10:00 a.m. Meigs High School, Pomeroy, http://keepyourfork5krun.webs.com/
Sat, Dec 7 YMCA Jingle Bell Fun Race 9:00 a.m. City Park Shelter #1 - 2 mile fun run. Contact: Sharon Marks 304-481-1741 Application
Sat, Dec 14 Jingle all the Way 5K 2:00 p.m. Mason, Wv Riverside Golf Club Application
Sat, Dec 21 Ryan Jobes Memorial 5K 8:00 a.m. Williamstown, WV Contact: Kevin McCleary mccleary56@hotmail.com 304-488-3286
Sun, Dec 22 Mistletoe 5K 2:30 p.m. Saint Marys, WV, Contact:Randy Nutter Phone # 304-684-7581 cell # 304-679-6082, randynutter@gmail.com
Sun, Dec 22 Christmas Light Fun Run and Walk 5:30 p.m. No Cost. Meet at St.Michael Church in Vienna. Wear festive attire such as santa hats, jingle bells, ect. Wear or bring lights, it will be dark. Come and bring a friend. Everyone welcome. Contact: Phyllis Brown (304) 488-0108