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Saturday, January 10, 2009 -- Fairmont, WV / MCPARC Trail and Caperton Trail, Prickett's Fort State Park
Run to Read Half-Marathon (iPO Event Id#: 11218)

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To Register: Register Online at or Print an Entry Form

Race Day Registration opens at 10:30am at the Fort on race day

Entry Fees: $20 by 1/5/09, $25 late -- no refunds

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About: Double out & back course. Starting on the paved Mcparc Trail running through the Meredith tunnel and back to Prickett's Fort. The first section is blacktop & is about 4.2 miles in length. The second section will be run on the Mon River Trail which is crushed limestone & the race will finish on ths trail. USATF sanctioned. Chili & the usual refreshments found at our summer event. Refreshments will be at Prickett's Fort following the race. 5 water stops. Bathrooms in the building next to the vistor's center. More bathrooms in the lower parking lot. Walkers are welcome, 4-hour time limit. No separate walk awards.

To Benefit: All proceeds will benefit Literacy Volunteers of Marion County, a United Way agency. LVMC provides free tutoring to adults & children in basic reading, math, ESL (english as a second language), GED preparation, computer basics & related subjects. LVMC is accredited by Pro Literacy Worldwide.

More Info: At official race site //

Start Date: 2009-01-10     Start Time: 12:00pm
Event Name: Run to Read Half-Marathon
Location(s): Fairmont, WV 26554
MCPARC Trail and Caperton Trail, Prickett's Fort State Park
Event Type(s): Run
Event Distance(s): 13.1mi
Contact(s): Jim Woolfitt
   Phone: 304-366-6055
Comments: $20 by 1/5/09, $25 late -- no refunds
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