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Saturday, June 7, 2003 -- Masontown - Morgantown, WV
Deckers Creek Trail Half Marathon (iPO Event Id#: 5509)

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2001 Race Pic
And we'll see you again in 2003
When: Race starting time is 9:00 a.m. (regardless of weather) at the Deckers Creek Trailhead in Masontown, WV.

Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-up: Registration and packet pick-up will be 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. at Hazel Ruby McQuain Riverfront Park in Morgantown, WV. Transportation will be provided by WVU Hospitals to the Deckers Creek Trailhead in Masontown. Unclaimed packets will be moved to starting line by 8:45 a.m.

Course: The course is mostly downhill on the Deckers Creek Trail with an elevation loss of approximately 800 feet over the 13.1-mile distance. The Deckers Creek Trail is a two-surface course, providing a challenging, yet enjoyable experience for runners. The trail surface is packed limestone for the first 10.4 miles and asphalt for the final 2.7 miles. The half-marathon begins in Mastontown, WV and finishes at the Hazel Ruby McQuain Riverfront Park in Morgantown. There will be water stops along the way.

Awards: Custom awards will be presented to:

  • Overall open class 1st thru 5th male
  • Overall open class 1st thru 3rd female
  • Top three male & female finishes in each age group: 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+
Timing: Timing by Morgantown RoadRunners, Splits 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11

Results: A complete listing of times and places will be posted at the finish and will be available at

T-shirts: Short sleeve race T's are guaranteed only to the first 100 applicants.

Entry: Participants must submit a completed registration form and pay a registration fee for qualification. All proceeds benefit Mon River Trails Conservancy (MRTC). For all registrations postmarked by Tuesday, May 27, 2003, the fee is $15.00. Registrations received after 5/27 will require a $20.00 fee. Fees are non-refundable.

Information Contact: Ella Belling, 293-2941 x2414, or visit our website at

You can also download an official PDF race flyer and application form right now!

TITLE: Deckers Creek Trail Half Marathon
EVENTS: 1/2 Marathon
WHEN: Sat, 7 Jun, 2003 @ 9:00 AM
WHERE: Morgantown (Masontown), WV
CONTACT: Ella Belling (304) 293-2941 x2414 E-mail
COMMENTS: A completely downhill/flat course from Masontown to Morgantown!