Nitro Dough Boy 5K Run/Walk

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Nitro, WV - Nitro, Living Memorial Park - 21st Street, Nitro WV


September 8, 2018 - 8:00 AM


5k Run/Walk


Join us for the Nitro Doughboy 5K presented by Tudor's Biscuit World during Nitro's Boomtown Days Festival. This run will celebrates the City of Nitro unique beginning and heritage tied to World War I. Participants will begin the run at the Nitro Living Memorial Park on 21st Street in downtown Nitro to Ridenour Lake and loop back. The 5k will end at the Living Memorial Park. The course is mostly paved with some gravel trail sections. Proceeds benefit the Nitro Historical Society's Nitro WWI History Museum. 

Registration/Check-In begins at 7 a.m. and the race begins at 8 a.m. 

Participants are encouraged to dress in patriotic attire and an award will be given to the top male and female runners (adult and youth) with the most patriotic outfit

Those wanting to be entered in the Most Patriotic Runner Award most come to the Living Memorial Park stage at 7:30 am for judging prior to the start of the race. 

Entry Fees

Pre-Registration Fee Before September 8th - $20

Race Day Registration Fee - $30

Pay Online or make checks payable to The City of Nitro 

Pre-Register By Friday, August 24th to ensure your T-shirt size

Registration begins at 7 am, the race will begin at 8:00 am. 

Mail-In Registrations can be mailed to: Rachel Coffman c/o Doughboy 5K - 1210 Kanawha Blvd, East -Charleston, WV 25301 

Age Groups

0-12 years male            0-12 years female

13-19 years male          13-19 years female

20-29 years male          20-29 years female

30-39 years male          30-39 years female

40-49 years male          40-49 years female

50-59 years male          50-59 years female

60+ years male             60+ years female


Awards will be presented to:

Top Overall Male & Female

Top 2 Males & Top 2 Females in Each Age Group

Most Patriotic Runner Adult  - Male and Female 

Most Patriotic Runner Youth - Male and Female 





Awards will be announced at the stage at the Living Memorial Park at 9:30 am. 

Charity Information

Proceeds benefit the Nitro Historical Society's Nitro WWI History Museum. 

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