Jingle Bell Run

Timed and Managed by:


Charleston, WV - 1700 MacCorkle Ave SE


December 2, 2017 - 9:00 AM


5K Run and Walk


Columbia Pipeline Group Race Route along MacCorkle Ave in Charleston, WV and passing through the University of Charleston campus

Entry Fees

Register at www.jbr.org/charlestonwv

Children's Registration Fee:  (Ages 1-12)   $15.00  through October 31st.   $20 -  November 1 - December 2
Fee Includes a race t-shirt and participation in the Kandy Kane Fun Run and the Jingle Bell Run/Walk. Children may participate in one race or both the Fun Run and the Jingle Bell Run
Note: The Kandy Kane Fun Run is a short distance fun run before the 5k race. Kids Kandy Kane Fun Run at 8:30 a.m.  Each child will receive a candy cane.  Arty Elf and Olaf Snowman will be there to greet them.

1 mile Walk:  $25 through August 31st;    $30 - September 1 - October 31;    $35 - November 1-December 2     Includes race t-shirt and jingle bells.   

Jingle In Your Jammies: $30.00
Stay at home in your PJs and support the Arthritis Foundation  - receive a race t-shirt!


Jingle Bell Run: 5K timed and untimed  Early Bird Special: $30 through August 31st;   $35 - Sept. 1 - Oct. 31st;     $40 -  Nov. 1 - Dec. 2

Includes a race t-shirt, timing chip for timed participants and jingle bells



Age Groups

Please list a complete listing of all age groups that you will be giving awards to.

Overall Female

Overall Male

Female and Male age groups 1-10

Female and Male age groups 11-14

Female and Male age groups 15-18

Female and Male age groups 19-29

Female and Male age groups 30-39

Female and Male age groups 40-49

Female and Male age groups 50-59

Female and Male age groups 60-69

Female and Male age groups 70-98


Gold, Sliver and Bronze Medals will be provided for each age category and to the overall winners.

Award Ceremony in the Auditorium at 10:00 a.m.

Charity Information

100% of your registration fee and fundraising efforts go to this great cause.   Proceeds from the race help fund research to find a cure.  The funds will also be used to support juvenile arthritis camps, family days, juvenile arthritis power packs (free backpacks with resources to children and teens living with arthritis) , brochures and other valuable resources to individuals living with arthritis.

If you would like to donate to the Arthritis Foundation but do not want to participate in the race you may register to Jingle in Your Jammies or make a donation to a registered team. 

Thank you for your support

More Information

There are 557,000 people in West Virginia living with arthritis and 1600 of those are children.  38% of all West Virginians have a form of arthritis or related disease which is the highest in the nation.  The CDC has listed arthritis as the leading cause of disability.  Your support to help find a cure is greatly appreciated.

Bring your furry friend and participate in the NEW Dog Costume Contest and dress up too to win your own Costume Contest prize!

Kids Kandy Kane Fun Run at 8:30 a.m. and Jingle Bell Run 5K Race and Walk at 9:00 a.m.

There will be a Silent Auction and Exhibits in the auditorium with Registration.   Be sure to sign up to win some great prizes including but not limited to:

A year pass to the Hatfield & McCoy Trail

Tickets to the Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum

Mid-Week Lift Tickets for Snowshoe

Mardi Gras Casino Gift Basket and much more!



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