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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, May 3FIT FOR THE CROSS 5KMORGANTOWN, WV
Sat, May 3FRIENDS OF THE CHEAT 5KTERRA ALTA, WV
Sat, May 3Broaddus Hospital-Relay for LifePhilippi, WV 26416, WV
Sat, May 3Broaddus Hospital-Relay for Life 5KPhilippi, WV
Sat, May 10RUN FOR OPEN HEARTS 5KCLARKSBURG, WV
Sat, May 10Parkersburg 5K Fun RunParkersburg, WV
Sat, May 175K Race for Recess 2014Charles Town, WV
Sat, May 17Hope walk/run for Jenn ShawSt. Albans, WV
Sun, May 18Run for Cover 5KStar City, WV
Sat, May 312014 Walk/Run for the Ages 5KPrinceton WV, WV

Recent 5K races in West Virginia

Sat, Apr 19AHMA Runnin for ResearchMorgantown, WV
Sat, Apr 12Miana Stewart Scholarship 5K Run/WalkInwood, WV
Sat, Apr 12Weston 5K Walk RunWeston, WV
Sat, Apr 123rd Annual Give Back a Smile 5K Run/WalkMorgantown, WV
Sat, Apr 12Miana Stewart 5K Scholarship 5KBunker Hill, WV
Sat, Apr 12Webark 5K Run & WalkGlen Dale, WV
Sat, Apr 5Third Annual Ryan's Rally 5KMorgantown, WV
Sat, Apr 5Ryan's Rally 5KMorgantown, WV

New/Updated 5K races in West Virginia

Sat, May 3Broaddus Hospital-Relay for Life 5KPhilippi, WV
Sat, May 17Hope walk/run for Jenn ShawSt. Albans, WV
Sat, May 175K Race for Recess 2014Charles Town, WV
Sun, May 18Run for Cover 5KStar City, WV
Sat, Jun 7Warriors 5K Race for the CureShenandoah Junction, WV
Sat, Jun 21District DashBerkeley Springs, WV
Sat, Jul 121st Annual Run Like A Dog - 5k Fun Run/WalkMartinsburg, WV
Sat, Aug 9Roosevelt Run 5k Run/WalkArthurdale, WV
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