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Saturday, June 16, 2012 -- Farmington, PA
Fayette Veterans Advocacy Association 5K at Laurel Caverns (iPO Event Id#: 14143)

[Overall Results]

2012 REGISTRATION . . . Print your [ Entry Form ]

The FVAA was started last fall to raise funds to support veterans of all services, the Honor Guard of the AMVETS and the Ladies Auxiliary. We worked at concession stands at the home football games at WVU last fall, and this 5K is our first event for fundraising.

Race Day Check-in:

Registration will begin at 7:30 at the Camping site on the driveway to Laurel Caverns. The race will begin at 8:30 AM at the campsite. Walkers will start at 8:31. All pre-registered runners/walkers are guaranteed a shirt, but availability of shirts on race day is not guaranteed.

Entry Fee. . .$15.00 Preregistration $17.00 on Race Day


Awards will be given for the top 3 overall male and female running finishers, as well as the top three male and female finishers in 10 age groups.


The course in on paved road with a couple hills, a turnaround point at halfway, and return to the beginning point. We will have water stations along the run, and refreshments at the campsite office.


Timing and scoring will be provided by SERJ Timing Services. Results will be available online at [ ]


Traveling East on US Route 40 from Uniontown, turn slightly right onto Skyline Drive just after cresting the mountain. Travel 3.8 miles on Skyline Drive to the large Laurel Caverns sign and arrow. Follow the driveway .3 mile to the campsite.

After The Race

Within 8 miles you can spend the day visiting many places in the Laurel Highlands including:

  • Laurel Caverns, the largest cave in Pennsylvania 300 yards from the sit Fort Necessity Battlefield, Braddocks Grave, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort and Spa, Frank Lloyd Wrights Kentuck Knob and Fallingwater (Known as the best all-time work of American architecture), and Ohiopyle State Park.

Start Date: 2012-06-16     Start Time: 8:30am
Event Name: Fayette Veterans Advocacy Association 5K at Laurel Caverns
Location(s): Farmington, PA 15437
Event Type(s): Run
Event Distance(s): 5K
Contact(s): Larry Stavish
   Phone: 724-245-9746
John Lavery
   Phone: 724-557-3630
Affiliate(s): SERJ Racing Services
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