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Saturday, November 9, 2013 -- Wheeling, WV
Veterans Day 10K Run & Walk (iPO Event Id#: 14764)

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This 4th annual race is dedicated to honor all the men and women of our military past and present. This years distinguished guest is Wheeling Native, SGT. Maj. Lee D. Bonar Jr! He has earned the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Marine Corps Commendation Medal with Valor and Combat Action, Presidential Unit Citation and NATO Medal-ISAF Afghanistan. Money received over and above race expenses will be donated to Paralyzed Veterans of America. As of May 13, $45,300 has been donated to PVA.

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  • All military personnel and veterans will have their entry fee waived. Please fill out the entry form and include branch of service, past or present.

  • Military personnel and veterans will receive red, white, and blue race numbers to distinguish them from the other participants, a free banquet entry/meal, and t-shirt.

  • All local reserve units have been contacted and have offered their full support and participation.

  • All Money received over and above race expenses will be donated to Paralyzed Veterans of America.


    The USAT&F certified course begins at Bridge Street Middle School at 8:30 AM and will follow Rt. 40 west to finish line at WesBanco Arena. Aid stations, police patrolled, plus medical aid available. Run on the last 6.2 miles of the Wheeling 20K course.

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    Race Start

    8:30 a.m. from Bridge Street Middle School. Parking is available. After the finish, bus transportation will be provided back to the start.

    Bridge Street Middle School
    19 Junior Avenue
    Wheeling, WV, 26003
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    Race Finish

    WesBanco Arena
    2 - 14th Street
    Wheeling, WV 26003-2837

    Post-Race Banquet

    The Banquet inside the WesBanco Arena (Get Directions), will follow the race starting at 11:00 AM. Additional banquet tickets can be purchased at the registration table at Bridge Street School and on race day at WesBanco Arena ticket office.


    Plaques for both Run and Walk. Mens Overall: 1st, 2nd and 3rd, Womens Overall: 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Mens Masters: 1st and 2nd, Womens Masters: 1st and 2nd.

    Age Groups

    Men and Women(2 deep) One award 80 and over.

    Start Date: 2013-11-09     Start Time: 8:30am
    Event Name: Veterans Day 10K Run & Walk
    Location(s): Wheeling, WV 26003
    Event Type(s): Run
    Event Distance(s): 10K 6.2mi
    Contact(s): Hugh Stobbs
       Phone: 304-242-7322
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