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Sunday, December 4, 2005 -- Morgantown, WV
Back Bay Snowflake Sprint 5K (MAGP #15) (iPO Event Id#: 6768)

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A warm December day in 2004
WHEN: Sunday, December 4, 2005. 5K Race begins at 2:00 p.m. followed by 5K Walk at 2:05 p.m. Race Day registration starts at 12 Noon and ends at 1:45 p.m.

WHERE: The start and finish for both events are located at Krepps Park on Patteson Drive (across from WVU Coliseum) in Morgantown, WV.

BENEFITS: Proceeds will be forwarded to SteppingStones. Race day donations to the fund are welcome.

FOOD & REFRESHMENTS: Hot & cold food & refreshments will be served to 5K participants courtesy of the Back Bay Seafood Restaurant. Friends & family members are invited to attend the post-race meal for a $3.00 per person donation (proceeds go to the SteppingStones).

AWARDS: Customized ceramic plaques donated by Mountaineer Corner (Morgantown Sport Center).

  • 5K RACE - Top three overall Male & Female finishers. Top three Male & Female finishers in each of the following age groups:
     14 & Under   25-29        40-44        55-59
     15-19        30-34        45-49        60-64
     20-24        35-39        50-54        65 & Over
  • 5K WALK - Top two overall Male & Female finishers. Top two Male & Female finishers in each of the following age groups (course will be monitored for compliance with race walking rules):
     19 & Under   30-39        50-59
     20-29        40-49        60 & Over

CORPORATE TEAM CHALLENGE: Partners in Corporate Health will again sponsor team competition in this year's 5K race. Any business organization may enter a team consisting of 3 to 5 full-time employees; at least one of who must be a female. The top 2 placements of each team, plus that of the highest-ranking female, will determine the winner. The first place team and individual team members will receive awards.

MORGANTOWN AREA GRAND PRIX: This year's Snowflake Sprint 5K Run is the 15th and final race of the 2005 Morgantown Area Grand Prix. Winners will be announced at an awards presentation later in December.

FINISH/RESULTS: Computerized timing and scoring will be provided by WV Track Club. Results will be posted in Krepps Park following the race.

RANDOM PRIZES: All registered 5K entrants will be eligible for random prize drawings to be made following the race. Winners must be present.

T-SHIRTS: All 5K pre-registrants will receive a long-sleeve T-Shirt. Availability of T-Shirts for race day registrants is not guaranteed.

FLURRY FUN RUN FOR KIDS: The Flurry Fun Run for kids aged 10 & under will be held adjacent to Krepps Park at 1:45 p.m. All finishers will receive an award. There is a registration fee of $5.00 for which preregistered participants will receive a child's-sized T-Shirt. Parents must register their child and sign the liability waiver on the application blank in this brochure.

COURSE: A rolling 3.1 mile loop through the Suncrest area of Morgantown. Water will be available on the course. Split times will be given at the 1 & 2 mile markers. The race is sanctioned by the Road Runners Club of America. No Bicycles, strollers, roller skates/blades, pets or non-registered runners will be permitted on the course. Traffic control will be provided by the Morgantown Police Department.


TITLE: Back Bay Snowflake Sprint 5K (MAGP #15)
EVENTS: 5K Run, 5K Walk
WHEN: Sun, 4 Dec, 2005 @ 2:00 PM
WHERE: Morgantown, WV
CONTACT: MaryAnne Meleady (304) 291-6270 E-mail
AFFILIATES: MAGP
COMMENTS: MAGP Championship Race