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Saturday, November 6, 1999 -- Wheeling
Paul T. Boos Memorial 5K+ Classic
(actually a 3.4 mile course - not a PR course)

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Check out coverage from the 1998 Paul Boos Memorial 5K+

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The run/walk formerly known as the Stratford Athletic Club Challenge Run/Walk, has been changed to honor the memory of Paul T. Boos. Paul was very active charter member and a good friend. He participated in all 13 previous athletic club runs. Paul passed away on May 8, 1997. Proceeds from the race will be donated to the Paul T. Boos Memorial Trust Fund to benefit his children's college education (Alice, age 6 and Thomas, age 3). Paul's wife, Martha is still actively involved in the club!

Entry Fee: Pre-registration $15.00 through November 5. Race registration available November 6, 1999, 7:00 AM to 8:30 AM ($16.00 per runner). Checks payable to: Stratford Athletic Club (Entry fee is non-refundable).

Awards: Plaques to top 3 males and 3 females overall. Plaques to top 2 in each age group. 1st OVHS & E. Employee (Male & Female). 1st Stratford Athletic Club Member (Male & Female). 1st, 2nd & 3rd Walker (Male & Female).

Divisions: Male - 15 & Under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-45, 46-51, 52-59, 60 & Over.
Female - 15 & Under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50 & Over.


  • Long sleeve t-shirts to first 150 entrants!
  • Open House immediately following the race!
  • Complimentary snacks and beverages to all runners.
  • Showers, whirlpool, steam room and sauna available after the race.

Course: The 3.4 mile course begins and ends at the Stratford Athletic Club. The course represents a physical, 5K run and walk, over hilly terrain with a steep incline into Oglebay Park and returning to the Athletic Club. A very demanding run/walk for everyone!

Check In: Runner packet pick-up and registration begin at 7:00 AM.


  • Ohio Valley Medical Center
  • Cameron Coca Cola
  • Valley Grove Volunteer Fire Department

Location: Stratford Athletic Club; 137 Waddles Run Road; Wheeling, WV 26003

TITLE: Paul T. Boos Memorial 5K+ Classic
WHEN: Sat, 6 Nov
EVENT TYPE(S): Running Race
WHERE: Wheeling
CONTACT: George Frazier (304) 242-5688
COMMENTS: actually a 3.4 mile course - not a PR course