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Sunday, August 3, 2008 -- Morgantown, WV / Gene's Place, South Park
Gene's Run For Special Olympics
- MAGP Endurance #7
(iPO Event Id#: 10821)

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Genes Run photo by Julie Black
Photos will be provided by iPlayOutside!

Come join the 22nd Anniversary celebration! The 4-mile run and fun walk course starts in the Greenmont section of Morgantown, winds through South Park to White Park and returns to a blazing downhill finish in front of Gene's Place.

Race day registration will begin at 5:30pm in the parking lot at the corner of Wilson Avenue and Green Street. Run starts at 7:00pm.

  • Proceeds go to the Special Olympics.
  • Enjoy Post race suds and sodas.

Successfully overcoming the challenge of a combination of summer heat and a rolling course will reward finishers with free suds, soft drinks and fruit, courtesy of Gene's, as well as the satisfaction of running for a good cause.

Race Route:

  • Assembly Point: Gene's parking lot, Wilson and Green
  • Start at Green and Arch
  • Continue on Wilson crossing Kingwood, Washington, Ash, Park and Grand
  • Go past Morgantown High School and turn right onto Allison
  • Left onto Wagner from Allison
  • At the end of Wagner turn left onto Dorsey
  • Up Dorsey and turn right onto West Virginia
  • Left onto Leonard
  • Left onto Madison
  • Right onto Hite, continuing through White Park
  • Right on Mississippi to Madigan
  • Madigan to Barrickman
  • Barrickman to Dorsey
  • Return to Gene's, duplicating the starting route.
  • Finish line: Wilson Avenue in front of Gene's at Alley.

Directions to Gene's:
Take exit 4 off of I-68, west on Rt. 7 to Morgantown and then follow the signs.

Start Date: 2008-08-03
Event Name: Gene's Run For Special Olympics - MAGP Endurance #7
Location(s): Morgantown, WV 26501
Gene's Place, South Park
Event Type(s): Run
Event Distance(s): 4mi
Contact(s): Debbie McCord
   Phone: 304-692-5334
Affiliate(s): Morgantown Area Grand Prix
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