WJU Let's Get Physical 5k

Sat November 10, 2018 Directions

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You can register here online until midnight tonight! Once online registration closes you can print and fill out this registration form and turn it in Saturday before the race! 

Race begins at the Alma Grace McDonough Center
Address: 316 Washington Ave Wheeling, WV 26003

Let's Get Physical!
Come get physically active with the Wheeling Jesuit Physical Therapy students on Saturday, November 10th at Wheeling Jesuit University for our twelfth annual Let’s Get Physical 5K Family Fun Run. This exciting event encourages the whole community—whether you are a weekend warrior, a running newbie, a seasoned athlete not ready for XC season to end, new to running, a power walker, a leisurely walker, a kid, a grandparent, and truly anyone in between—to get out and get active!

Family friendly
Make it a family affair and participate in this healthy and totally family-friendly activity! Childcare is provided on the day of the race.  A 100-yd run is available for children 6 and under and a 1 mile walk/run is available as well. Food and drinks will be provided following the race. 

​Veterans Welcome
To express our gratitude for your service, all veterans get free race entry!  Family members of veterans race at discounted rates. 

Race Contact Info

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Additional Information

Ample parking available adjacent to the Alma Grace McDonough Center.

Address: 316 Washington Ave Wheeling, WV 26003

Packet Pickup & Registration
Avoid the crowds and pick up your packet on Friday, November 9th from 6:00pm - 8:00pm at the Alma Grace McDonough Center.  Day-of-race packet pickup and registration is 6:15am - 7:45am on Saturday November 10th at the Alma Grace McDonough Center.


Long-sleeve t-shirts will be guaranteed to those who register before October 26th. We will have extra available the day of the race day, but will only have a limited quantity.  

The 5k course will be on Wheeling Jesuit University's campus. The course will be hilly and include cross country portions along Wheeling Creek. The100 yard kids' trot will take place in front of the Alma Grace McDonough Center. The 1 mile run/walk will be an off-road cross country course that includes 1 hill. 

Award for top three overall 5K runners
Awards for top 3 male and female 5K walkers & runners
Awards for top 3 overall 1-mile runners
Awards for all kids runners

Age Groups
12 and under

Packets contain 5 tickets.  Not racing?  You can still enjoy the raffle! Tons of awesome prizes - gift cards, themed baskets, Penguins tickets and more! Raffle tickets are only $1 each. Purchase extra tickets before and after the race!  Winning raffle numbers will be announced after the race in the Alma Grace McDonough Gym. Winners must be present to claim their prizes.







Race begins at the Alma Grace McDonough Center
Address: 316 Washington Ave Wheeling, WV 26003