Tag: 5k

Race recap: Flights of the Hawks 5K

RACE: Flight of the Hawks 5K, also known as Hawk Run WHEN:Evening of the last Friday in June WHERE:University High School cross-country course, Bakers Ridge Road, Morgantown, W.Va. COURSE: Grass, gravel, asphalt, wooden bridges WEATHER: Rain, then hot, humid and sunny CAUSE: University High School's cross-country team OTHER: This was the fifth race in the … Continue reading Race recap: Flights of the Hawks 5K

Race recap: RDVIC Father’s Day Challenge

RACE: RDVIC Father's Day Challenge LENGTH: 5k, 3.1 miles COURSE: Decker's Creek Trail, asphalt, mostly flat WEATHER: Drizzling with a heavy shower about 10 minutes into the race. WHAT THE RACE BENEFITS: The Rape and Domestic Violence Information Center provides assistance to those who have been abused or are victims of rape. THE RACE ITSELF: … Continue reading Race recap: RDVIC Father’s Day Challenge

Race recap: Girls on the Run 5K

RACE: Girls on the Run 5K WHENMid-May on a Saturday WHERE:Marilla Park and Deckers Creek Trail, Morgantown, W.Va. PRE-RACE: I did this race last year as it was part of the Morgantown Area Grand Prix (MAGP). I enjoyed it. It was my first "big" race with more than 600 runners. It was fun watching all … Continue reading Race recap: Girls on the Run 5K