WV 5K Championship

Questions - Registration:

What is the cancellation policy?
WV 5K Championship reserves the right‚ in the event of an emergency‚ inclement weather conditions‚ or natural disaster‚ to cancel the event or to start at a later time as the race directors otherwise determines in its sole discretion. In the event of cancellation‚ WV 5K Championship does not guarantee refund of entry fees for any of the events.

I’ve already registered‚ but I can’t run in the race now. Can a substitute run in my place?
Substitutions can be made‚ but only if the parties agree in writing and a new race application is submitted along with a copy of the written and signed substitution agreement.

Do runners need to qualify to run or could a novice/amateur register for the race?
Runners do not need to qualify to run‚ although it is suggested you train to an appropriate level prior to attempting to run/walk the 5K. A 20-minute-mile pace is recommended.

Are there group discounts or scholarships available?
We provide an early bird discount until June 5, 2015. There are no group discounts or scholarships available.

Is there a limit to the field size?
The 2017 WV 5K Championship is limited to 1,500 participants.

Where can I join USATF?
Click on the following link - https://www.usatf.org/membership/application/

What if I have my own timing chip?
Timing for the 2017 WV 5K Championship is provided by the The TSR Timing Group. You will not need your personal timing chip.