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Saturday, August 24, 2002 -- Morgantown, WV
Run for Men's Health 5K (MAGP #7) (iPO Event Id#: 4933)
Proud to be affiliated with, Morgantown RR, & MAGP
Proceeds from this race go to "WV-Track Against Cancer" Organization.

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Past Event Coverage: [2000] [2001]

This is a 2002 MAGP Series Event!

Click here to get your [2002 Entry Form]

Race Pic
Heading for the finish at
Chestnut Ridge Park in 2001
About the race setting: Chestnut Ridge Park is a hidden gem in WV's mountains. Bring the family, your bathing suit, picnic supplies, mountain bikes, hiking shoes, etc. and enjoy a day or weekend in the Park. Nestled atop the Western-most ridge of the Appalachian highlands, in the park you will find over 200 acres and a wealth of recreational opportunities. For more information visit

WHEN: Saturday, August 24, 2002 @ 9:00 AM

WHERE: Chestnut Ridge Park, West Virginia

DIRECTIONS: Located just 15 miles East of Morgantown, WV (55 miles West of Cumberland, MD) on Interstate 68. Take Exit 15 (Cooper's Rock), head North and take an immediate right onto Rt. 73. Proceed for 1/4 mile and turn left at the Park signs. Continue on Sand Springs Rd. 1.5 miles and turn left for Chestnut Ridge Park.

THE COURSE: The first half of this point-to-point race runs across relatively flat gravel roads with a loop through Sand Springs Campground. The final half is almost entirely downhill (one short incline .5 mile before the finish) on paved roads. This fast and scenic course drops almost 400 ft. in elevation from start to finish!


  • $12.00 if pre-registered by 8/17/02
  • $17.00 after 8/17/02 and day-of-race
  • Race day registration is from 7:30-8:30 am
NOTE: Absolutely NO registration after 8:30 am! Race will start at 9:00 am, but time is needed to shuttle racers to the start.

T-SHIRTS: T-shirts are guaranteed to all pre-registered runners, additional shirts available while supplies last.

REFRESHMENTS: Fresh fruit, soda, water, and other snacks will be available before and after the race. There is also a water stop accessible near the 1 and 1.5 mile mark.

AWARDS: Many more additional prizes distributed through a random drawing.

  • Run Awards - Overall Male & Female, also age groups
  • Walk Awards - Overall Male & Female only

LODGING: Limited cabin spaces at special weekday rates, are available for registered participants during the race weekend. There are also plenty of tent and trailer campsites available. Contact Chestnut Ridge Park at (304) 594-1773 for cabin/camping information and reservations.


TITLE: Run for Men's Health 5K (MAGP #7)
WHEN: Sat, 24 Aug
WHERE: Morgantown, WV
CONTACT: Heather Bury (304) 291-6963 E-mail
iPlayOutside (304) 284-9757 E-mail
COMMENTS: @ Chestnut Ridge Park