2013 Run By The River to benefit Shepherdstown Daycare
Start: Saturday, June 8, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (EDT)
Shepherdstown , WV 25443
Registration Closing Date
Friday, June 7, 2013 @ 11:00 AM (EDT)
5K or 5 Miles to benefit Shepherdstown Daycare & free Kids Fun Run to promote wellness in our community. The SDC mission is to provide affordable, nurturing child care and enriching, educational experiences for the children of working parents. SDC is the region’s only daycare that bases tuition on a sliding family income scale, enabling families that want to work or further their education to pursue their dreams. Half of our children come from families living at or below the poverty level.
Day of event Check-In (7:30-8:45) and Start/Finish Line at Shepherdstown Train Station located off of E. German Street in historic downtown Shepherdstown, WV
T-shirts for all pre-registered 5K and 5 mile particpants. Childrens Activities provided inside Train Station.
Awards for 1st Place Male and Female Runners in each event. Other Awards for Masters (40+), Grandmasters (50+), Kids (12 and under)
5K Course Description
Departs Train Station, passes by SDC and proceeds downhill to and then along the scenic Potomac River to Trough Road. Then returns along the Potomac and uphill to the finish line.
5 Mile Course Description
Departs Train Station, passes by SDC and proceeds downhill to and then along the scenic Potomac River to turn around at mile 2.5. Then returns along the Potomac and uphill to the finish line.
Kids Fun Run Course Description
Departs Train Station and proceeds to Rumsey Monument and it's stunning views of the Potomac River. Then returns to Train Station.
Run or Walk • Free Kids Fun Run (ages 2-8) - Parents welcome to participate. Water station at half way point. Refreshments and water provided at finish line.