Wagging Tails and Nitro Ales 5K Run/Walk

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Online Registration closed at:
12:00 AM on 11/08/2019


Nitro, WV - Living Memorial Park - 20th Street & 2nd Avenue


November 9, 2019 - 9:00 AM




5K run/walk - Race will begin and end in front of Living Memorial Park located at the corner of 21st Street & 2nd Avenue in Nitro, WV.  Participants will follow 21st to Ridenour Memorial park and follow the designated trail around the lake, residential neighborhood and back down 21st to the finish.  Volunteers will be located throughout the course to help runners and walkers along the way and provide direction.

Entry Fees

$25 for entrants who pre-register

$35 for entrants who register same day

Entry includes an event tee shirt, bib with chip and number, and eligibility for prizes

Age Groups

0-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and Over.   Male and Female


Awards given to top 3 male and female overall finishers as well as top male and female runners in each age category.

A special award will be given to the largest registered team!

Charity Information


Dog Bless:  http://www.dogblesswv.org/

Dog Bless is a rescue advocacy group dedicated to helping those who bless us most: Dogs. We work to move shelter pets to responsible out-of-state rescues through shelter pet photography, social media marketing, providing foster care, coordinating veterinary services and organizing transports to rescue. Simply put, we save dogs.

More Information

Keep the fun going after the race and enjoy the Wagging Tails and Nitro Ales event!  Enjoy a chili cookoff, vendors, adoptable pets from the Kanawha Charleston Humane Association, Cornhole Tournament, Craft Beer tasting and more...

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