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Calendar of 5K Races in West Virginia

The 5K distance is the perfect introductory distance for novice runners, as well as a challenging test of endurance and speed for competitive runners. Casual runners who want to take their training to the next level can benefit greatly from a 5K race. The best part of a 5K race is that they are accessible to all fitness types, ages and levels.

Here you will find a listing of the 5K races registered with JogRunRace for West Virginia.

Upcoming 5K races in West Virginia

Sat, Sep 20Zombie Prison Break 5KMoundsville, WV
Sat, Sep 20Make Wishes Come True 5K Run/Walk and Kids Wish RunWheeling, WV
Sun, Sep 21Michelle's Miles for Smiles Annual 5K Walk/RunWellsburg, WV
Fri, Sep 26Upon A Star 5k 2014Morgantown, WV
Sat, Sep 272014 Chestnut Mountain Mud RunFairmont, WV
Sat, Sep 271st Annual Paws & Claws 5K Run/WalkBridgeport, WV
Sat, Sep 27OGHS PE River Fest 5KNew Cumberland, WV
Sat, Oct 4Freedoms RunShepherdstown, WV
Sun, Oct 5Team Hines 2 Mile Run & WalkWheeling, WV
Sat, Oct 11Diva Fever 5K Run & WalkPrinceton, WV

Recent 5K races in West Virginia

Sun, Sep 14Peace, Love & Cure - Childhood Cancer AwarenessCharles Town, WV
Sat, Sep 13Sunset Chase 5K Fun Run & Chamber ChallengeElkins, WV
Sat, Sep 132nd Annual Memorial Bell Tower 5K Run/WalkHuntington, WV
Sat, Sep 13FBI Jerry Dove Memorial 5KClarksburg, WV
Sat, Sep 6Glow in the Park BarboursvilleBarboursville, WV
Sat, Sep 6THE COLOR RUN HUNTINGTONHuntington, WV
Sat, Sep 62014 Run By The River to benefit Shepherdstown DaycareShepherstown, WV
Sat, Sep 65K ACROSS THE USA (VIRTUAL) - CharlestonCharleston, WV
Sat, Aug 305K uRUN for Nuru InternationalKingwood, WV
Sat, Aug 302014 Five Alarm Mud RunBuckhannon, WV

New/Updated 5K races in West Virginia

Sun, Sep 21Michelle's Miles for Smiles Annual 5K Walk/RunWellsburg, WV
Sat, Sep 27OGHS PE River Fest 5KNew Cumberland, WV
Sat, Oct 4Freedoms RunShepherdstown, WV
Sat, Oct 11Lost River 5K 2014Lost River, WV
Sat, Oct 25Trick or Trot 5KBridgeport, WV
Sat, Oct 25ECHO End Childhood Obesity 5K RaceBenwood, WV
Sun, Oct 26Wobblin Goblin 5K & Funny Bone Family Fun Run/WalkSummit Point, WV
Thu, Nov 272014 Huntington Turkey Trot, Benefiting Little Victories No-Kill Animal ShelterHuntington, WV
Sat, Dec 61st Annual Ugly Holiday Sweater 5K Walk/RunMorgantown, WV
Sat, Jun 135th Annual Derek Hotsinpiller Fallen Stars 5KBridgeport, WV
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