31st Annual Great Greenbrier River Race
WhereMarlinton, WV - 8th Street, Greenbrier River, and Greenbrier River Trail
WhenApril 29, 2017 - 11:00 AM
Run 3 miles along the Greenbrier River Trail and 8th Street in Marlinton, West Virginia.
Paddle 4 miles down The Greenbrier River by canoe or kayak.
Pedal 10 miles on The Greenbrier River Trail, first riding South, then turning around and riding North, back to 8th Street in Marlinton where you will cross the finish line.
Early Bird registration will begin on Friday, January 13, 2017 and will run through Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Early Bird rates are $45.00 for Solo, and $42.00 per Team Member (up to 4 on a team). NOTE: IF YOU HAVE TWO PEOPLE PARTICIPATING, AND BOTH WANT TO DO THE ENTIRE RACE..RUN, PADDLE, AND PEDAL...YOU ARE CONSIDERED SOLOS, NOT A TEAM. TEAM MEMBERS MUST SPLIT UP ON THE RACE, EACH TEAM MEMBER CANNOT RUN THE ENTIRE COURSE!!!!! Registration February 16 - April 7, 2017 will be $50.00 for Solo, and $47.00 per Team Member (up to 4 on a team). Please register online, or mail your payment to Greenbrier River Trail Association, PO Box 203 Marlinton, WV 24954.
We welcome all ages, the young and the young at heart! This is a family friendly event. All age levels and all skill levels are welcome to come join in the fun!!
First Place Overall
Top 3 finishers in each category.
Solo Categories: Youth (16 and under); Male (17 - 49); Male Master (50+); Male Senior (60+); Female (17 - 49); Female Master (50+); Female Senior (60+);
Team Categories: Youth (16 and under); Male; Female; Coed; Family; Master (all 50+); Senior (all 60+); Challenged Athlete
The Great Greenbrier River Race is a Fundraiser for The Greenbrier River Trail. The proceeds of the race help to maintain and upkeep The Greenbrier River Trail.
You must be registered by April 7, 2017. All racers must sign a liability release at packet pick up, or on race day in order to participate in the race. Parents must sign for children under the age of 18. There will be a mandatory race meeting prior to the race at 10:30 a.m. at The Gazebo in Marlinton. The race will begin promptly at 11:00.
The Pocahontas County Archery Team will, once again, be having a Spaghetti Dinner on Friday, April 28, 2017. The Spaghetti Dinner will be held at Marlinton Middle School, Hwy Rt 219 South of Marlinton. Come out an support our Pocahontas Youth. Thank you!!