Saturday, November 9, 2013 -- Wheeling, WV
Veterans Day 10K Run & Walk
2013 Registration . . . Print an [ Entry Form ]
This 4th annual race is dedicated to honor all the men and women of our military past and present. This years distinguished guest is Wheeling Native, SGT. Maj. Lee D. Bonar Jr! He has earned the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Marine Corps Commendation Medal with Valor and Combat Action, Presidential Unit Citation and NATO Medal-ISAF Afghanistan. Money received over and above race expenses will be donated to Paralyzed Veterans of America. As of May 13, $45,300 has been donated to PVA.
The USAT&F certified course begins at Bridge Street Middle School at 8:30 AM and will follow Rt. 40 west to finish line at WesBanco Arena. Aid stations, police patrolled, plus medical aid available. Run on the last 6.2 miles of the Wheeling 20K course.
8:30 a.m. from Bridge Street Middle School. Parking is available. After the finish, bus transportation will be provided back to the start.
Bridge Street Middle School
19 Junior Avenue
Wheeling, WV, 26003
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2 - 14th Street
Wheeling, WV 26003-2837
The Banquet inside the WesBanco Arena (Get Directions), will follow the race starting at 11:00 AM. Additional banquet tickets can be purchased at the registration table at Bridge Street School and on race day at WesBanco Arena ticket office.
Plaques for both Run and Walk. Mens Overall: 1st, 2nd and 3rd, Womens Overall: 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Mens Masters: 1st and 2nd, Womens Masters: 1st and 2nd.
Men and Women(2 deep) One award 80 and over.
|Start Date:||2013-11-09 Start Time: 8:30am|
|Event Name:||Veterans Day 10K Run & Walk|
Wheeling, WV 26003|
|Event Distance(s):||10K 6.2mi|