Fayetteville Town & Country 5k

Saturday, August 5, 2017

The Fayetteville Town & Country 5k is a fun run for runners and walkers of all skill levels and is part of a series of events on the the New River Gorge Games weekend, which includes the Captain Thurmond’s Challenge, as well as the Thurmond Triathlon, a fun 6-mile triathlon for people of all skill levels held on Sunday, August 7 in the town of Thurmond.

Come on out and enjoy a fun morning.The route takes runners from downtown Fayetteville along local streets to the historic Gaines Estate, a pastoral setting with big sky views and rolling grass fields.

***This is a fundraising event. All proceeds go to the New River Gorge Learning Cooperative, a Montessori-based learning center for ages 3-12 in Fayette County, WV.***

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Race Schedule

  • 7:00 registration for 5k open
  • 8am 5k Race Start
  • 8:20 first racers return
  • 9:30 end of 5k 

NOTE: If you are competing in Captain Thurmond’s Challenge, but also want to run in this 5k, there is enough time between events.

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Runners will meet in the parking lot behind Vandal’s Kitchen:

Race-Location

Runners should be prepared to run on both pavement and mild trail (see trail route and elevation map below).

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