West Virginia Northern Community College


Northern Lights 5K

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5K Run-Walk

Saturday April 30, 2016
9 a.m.
Registered with the Grand Prix Series

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This race is being held by the West Virginia Northern Community College Foundation to benefit the many educational programs and activities of the College. It will start and end at the College and is a flat course.

The Course

Registration is at WVNCC’s Applied Technology Center at the corner of 16th and Market Streets, Wheeling. The Race begins on 16th Street, travels west across Main Street to Water Street, turns north on the Heritage Trail in front of WesBanco Arena, journeys north on the Trail to the end of North Wheeling, and doubles back on the Trail to the Arena. The route then loops around the Intermodal Transportation Center to 16th Street, crosses Main and Market Streets, and ends in the Plaza in front of WVNCC’s B&O Building. This is an all flat course. Participants will be directed inside the College to enjoy prizes, awards, food and beverages.

Entry Fees & Registration

Pre-Registration is $18 through April 23; $20 on Race Day.
WVNCC Student Rate $15; children under 10 $10.
Make checks payable to:
WVNCC Foundation
1704 Market Street
Wheeling WV 26003
You can also pre-register online by clicking here.
(Must be 18 years of age or older to register online with wvncc.edu. Registering at wvncc.edu is only a pre-registration and payment must still be made via check and sent to the address listed above.)

All checks are nonrefundable and should be designated as being for the 5K race.

Packet pick-up and registration is available on Friday, April 29, from
6-8 p.m. and on Saturday, April 30, from 7:15-8:45 a.m. at the Applied
Technology Center.


• Top 3 overall male and female runners
• Top 3 overall male and female walkers
• Top 3 male/female runners and walkers via age:
14 & Under


Awards and Accreditations