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Bridge Day 5K RUN

Saturday, October 19, 2024 Fayetteville, WV 25840 US Directions



$50 8:45AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
406 spots left. Price increases after May 12, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


Fayette County Memorial Building
200 West Maple Ave
Fayetteville, WV US 25840


Bridge Day 5K RUN – October 19, 2024

Sponsored by West Virginia University Institute of Technology

Don't miss your once-a-year opportunity to run across the New River Gorge Bridge on October 19th, 2024. Active SWV's Bridge Day 5K course starts on the North side of the NRG Bridge and gives runners the chance to take in the vast views from the bridge while running south towards the Court Street finish line in the town of Fayetteville. Sign-ups max out at 500 racers, so make sure to secure your spot now! After the race, stick around for all of the Official Bridge Day festivities!

This is a RUN ONLY event. No walking allowed due to restricted road closures with the Official Bridge Day event. 

The Active SWV Bridge Day 5K RUN provides the highest level of quality, safety, and accommodation possible for participants. Each racer has a responsibility to understand event logistics and follow security guidelines. Please read all event details to ensure a smooth race experience. Details here -

This event is very important to Active SWV and the Kids Run Clubs & Community Captains it supports.

This race includes a finisher medal and top finisher medals in these age groups: 0-12, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ for Male AND Female.

Racers are responsible for reading the racer email provided one week before the race for exact times and locations. 

Race participants are required to maintain a pace of 15 minutes per mile for the initial mile, prioritizing safety during West Virginia's premier one-day festival. Participants have the flexibility to incorporate walking breaks or adjust to a slower pace after completing the first mile.

Registration Details


  • January 1 – February 25 - $45
  • February 26 - May 12 - $50
  • May 13 - July 28 - $55
  • July 29 - September 1 - $60
  • September 2 - September 29 - $65 (last day to register for event shirt and guaranteed finisher medal)
  • September 30 - October 15 - $70 (all remaining shirts/medals first-come, first served)
  • October 18 @ Packet Pickup - $80 (ONLY if space is open, shirt and medal not guaranteed)

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