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Saturday, September 15, 2007 -- Morgantown, WV
September Stride 5K-MAGP Sprint #7 (iPO Event Id#: 10013)

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14th Stride event for this racer
Race Day Registration is located in the parking lots between Ruby Memorial Hospital and Mountaineer Field in Morgantown, WV. The 5K run is part of the Morgantown Area Grand Prix, which is sponsored by the Morgantown Roadrunners/WV Track Club.

Race Day Photos: Provided by

Students: WVU students can earn two hours of volunteer credit by participating in the race. Volunteer hour credit forms will be available at the registration table on race day.


  • Registration -- 7:30-8:45 a.m.
  • 5K Run & Walk -- 9 a.m.
  • Kids' Races -- 10 a.m.
  • Awards -- after the kids' races

Course: The 5K course is a rolling, two-loop course with one water stop and mile split times. See the course map online.

Kid Races/Stuff: There will be arts and crafts activities throughout the morning, as well as kids' races starting at 10 a.m. Kids must be at least one year old to participate in these activities. There will be three kids' races -- two short-distance races for younger kids and a 1K for older kids. Participation in these races is free. Parents must register their children on race morning.

To ensure your safety: No dogs, baby strollers, or headphones are allowed. This is in accordance with Road Runner Club of America guidelines.

------- PRIZES ----------

Prizes - 5K Run: The top three male and female finishers will receive cash prizes: first place, $150; second place, $100; and third place, $50.

There will be a $100 prize for setting a new men's or women's course record. The current men's record is 15:11; women's, 17:09.

Prizes also will awarded to age group winners. Age group categories include: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 plus.

Prizes also will be awarded to the top three males in the heavyweight category (for those males who weigh more than 200 pounds). Heavyweight participants will be weighed at registration.

Prizes - 5K Walk: The top three male and female finishers will receive prizes. This is not an officially judged race walk; however, no running is allowed.

Prizes - Employees: The top three male and female finishers in the 5K run who work for WVUH, UHA or WVU Health Sciences will receive prizes.

Prizes - Drawings: Prizes will be awarded at the end of the races. Participants must be present to win.

Please note: No duplication of prizes. Unclaimed prize money will be donated to the Rosenbaum Memorial Fund. Prizes will only be awarded to those who are registered.

------- PASTA ----------

Pasta Dinner - Friday, Sept. 14, 2007: 6-8 p.m. at the WVU Health Sciences Center Cafeteria. Park in the lot in front of the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center, enter the Cancer Center, and follow the signs.

About the Dinner: All participants are invited to the pasta dinner. The dinner is included in the entry fee. Participants are welcome to bring friends and family to the dinner. The cost for non-participants is $5. The pasta dinner is being sponsored by WVUH.

Dinner Speaker: Benjamin Moorehead, MD, of the WVU Sports Medicine Center, will discuss "Chronic Running Injuries" at the dinner.

Dinner Prizes: Everyone who attends the dinner will be eligible for door prizes.

------- TO BENEFIT ----------

The Richard Rosenbaum Memorial Fund: The September Stride benefits the Richard Rosenbaum Memorial Fund, which provides medication and equipment to children with cystic fibrosis and other pulmonary problems.

Richard "Rick" Rosenbaum, who was treated for cystic fibrosis at WVU since birth, died at age 36 in 1995. He was a dedicated advocate for children's programs associated with the hospital.

Rick was a local businessman and good friend to many of the organizers of this event. His family is responsible for creating the fund.

If you'd like to make an additional donation to the Richard Rosenbaum Memorial Fund, please include your contribution with your entry fee.

------- 5K RUN WINNERS OF THE PAST ----------

1993    Tom Clark            Melanie Harper
1994    Bill Karounos        Janet Gates
1995    Bill Karounos        Sue Menz
1996    Michael Kerin       Janet Gates
1997    Mike Dudley*       Julie Warner
1998    Mark Vilardo        Heather Bury
1999    Bill Carney            Heather Bury
2000    Bill Carney            Heather Bury*
2001    Steve Bohan          Heather Bury             
2002    Ian Collings           Heather Bury
2003    Casey Batey          Rebecca Stallwood
2004    Ryan Skotnicki      Heather Bury
2005    Josh Simpson        Jennifer Kemp
2006    Zach Sabatino       Heather Parks

* Course record holders -- 
Dudley's time was 15:11; Bury's,  17:09      

------- RACE SPONSORS ----------

Centra Bank
The Dominion Post
Glenmark Holding
HealthSouth MountainView Regional Rehabilitation Hospital
HealthWorks Rehab & Fitness
Thrasher Engineering
WVU Sports Medicine Center 

Start Date: 2007-09-15
Event Name: September Stride 5K-MAGP Sprint #7
Location(s): Morgantown, WV 26505
Event Type(s): Run
Event Distance(s):
Contact(s): Tom Druge
   Phone: 304-598-4118
Affiliate(s): SERJ Racing Services
Morgantown Area Grand Prix
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