This will be the inaugural running of the CFC 5K Run/Walk and Kids K at the NASA IV&V Facility in Fairmont, WV. The race is being held to promote the Federal Government’s Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) as well as other organizations represented in the I-79 Technology Park. Offering a challenging, yet manageable course, this race will provide participants a chance to run through the I-79 Technology Park. A FREE Kids K Race will be held for children 12 and under. Activities will be held for the children following the Kids K.
Location: I-79 Technology Park
NASA IV&V Facility
100 University Drive
Fairmont, WV 26554
Pre-Registration: Any time prior to Midnight, Friday, 8/31/2012
Race-Day Registration: 7:30-8:30 AM on September 15th, 2012
Kids K Starts at: 8:30 AM
5K Run/Walk Starts at: 9:00 AM
Kids K (Non-Competitive): Free
5K Run (Competitive) & Walk (Non-Competitive):
Race Day registration $25*
*$10 of each registration fee paid will be considered a one-time, charitable donation to the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). For more information about the CFC, please visit www.opm.gov/cfc.
Mail your payment and completed registration form to: NASA IV&V Facility, Attn: Bree Layton, 100 University Drive, Fairmont, WV 26554 Please make checks payable to the Combined Federal Campaign
Payment can be made with a credit card through Pierpont College. Visit the Class List page and search "CFC" in the upper right to locate the 5K Race, Walk, and Kids K to register and pay for the event.
Race Photos: Will be provided by iPlayOutside.com
Eric Sylvania; Eric.L.Sylvania@nasa.gov; (304) 367-8266
Bree Layton; Bree.A.Layton@ivv.nasa.gov; (304) 367-8359
Kids K will be held in the parking lot behind the NASA IV&V Facility. Children 12 and under are allowed to participate. A registration/waiver form for each child will need to be completed. There is no cost for the Kids K. The Kids K race is non-competitive and will not be timed. Each participant will receive an award. There will be activities for the children following the Kids K.
The 5K run/walk will be completed via two 1.55 miles laps on a course that begins at the front of the NASA IV&V Facility and continues throughout the I-79 Technology Park. Course includes paved, hilly terrain where runners will complete two laps for a total of 3.1 miles (5K).
Racers will be timed by www.smileymiles.com. Souvenir t-shirt will be provided to all pre-registered run/walk participants. Post-race food and beverages will be available.
In the event of inclement weather or operational conflicts an alternate date will be selected.
A waiver of liability and hold harmless agreement shall be signed by all participants and turned in at registration on the day of the event. If a participant is under 18, the waiver shall be signed by a parent or legal guardian (waiver can be printed from this website).
Strollers are prohibited on the race course. Pets are prohibited within the I-79 Tech Park.
Awards will be provided to all Kids K participants (12 and under). Awards will be provided to the first three male and first three female finishers of the 5k Run.
If your organization would like to partner with our event, please contact:
Bree Layton Bree.A.Layton@ivv.nasa.gov
By supporting this event, your organization’s logo will be reflected on our event t-shirts, the NASA IV&V 5K Race webpage, and key event signage.