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Saturday, June 10, 2006 -- Fairmont, WV
Part of the 2006 Morgantown Area Grand Prix Series (MAGP)
Run to Read 15K - MAGP #7 (iPO Event Id#: 7310)

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Photo by Heather Rau
Racing through Fairmont...
The only Fairmont race in the MAGP series was established in 1999 and benefits the Literacy Volunteers of Marion County. The USATF Certified course features two loops through the rolling residential areas of Fairmont. Runners are rewarded with a variety of post race food and refreshments at the Marion County Adult Education Center and free swimming for runners and their families at the city pool. Join us on Saturday, June 10, 2006 in Fairmont, West Virginia.

TO REGISTER and find more info:

New for 2006! Bobble head awards (at a minimum to the first 5 females in the 15K, the first 5 in the 5K run & the first 5 in the 5K walk and to the top 2 males in each of the 3 events.

This year, make mine a double... Challenge yourself and run both the 15K and the 5K!

The Mission: All proceeds of the Run to Read Races benefit Literacy Volunteers of Marion County (a United Way Agency). Literacy Volunteers exists to provide free tutoring to adults and children of Marion county. Subjects include reading, math, English as a second language, computer basics and GED preparation. Tutoring is provided in a friendly one-on-one, learner/tutor setting. We have tutoring sites in Mannington and Fairmont and offer day and evening sessions. LVM is accredited by ProLiteracy America.

TITLE: Run to Read Races
EVENTS: 15K/5K Run, 5K Walk, Fun Run
WHEN: Sat, 10 Jun, 2006
WHERE: Fairmont, WV
CONTACT: Jim Woolfitt (304) 825-6311 E-mail
COMMENTS: 7:30 AM - 601 Locust Ave. - 8th Annual!
AFFILIATES: MAGP Series (304) 379-1211