On May 15th the 2021 New River Gorge Rim to Rim 10K will be a running road race from one side of the New River Gorge to the other. This bucket list event will provide runners with breathtaking views throughout the course in Fayetteville, the adventure sports capital of West Virginia. Hosted by Adventures on the Gorge, racers will have access to resort amenities and finish at the rim-side pool with a catered lunch.
The course will begin on the south side of the New River Gorge on Fayette Station Road – Route 82 and will follow Burma Road and Ames Heights Road. The finish line will bring racers to the rim of the gorge with an overlook photo opportunity. Racers are welcome to walk the course but must maintain a 20-minute mile pace to complete the event during the allotted closed road time frame.
How do I register for the event?
Visit this page to register for the 2021 New River Gorge Rim to Rim 10K.
How do I claim my transferred registration from 2020?
- Go to the New River Gorge Rim to Rim 10K race page on RunSignup, and click the ‘find a participant’ tab in the top menu.
- Find your name and click the ‘is this you?’ to the right to ‘claim’ your registration.
- A confirmation email will be sent to the address associated with the registree with a link and instructions on how to complete the process.
Stay updated until race day
- Visit the RunSignUp race description page for new content
- Join the Facebook page and the Facebook event page
- Join the Active SWV monthly email newsletter
- Find Active SWV on Instagram
Important event dates
April 15, 2021 – last day to guarantee an event shirt with registration
May 2020 open registration at $45
October 1 rate increase to $50
January 1 rate increase to $55
March 16 rate increase to $60
May 15 – Registration available at the event $65
Packet pick up
Friday, May 14, 2021 packet pick up will take place between 5-7PM at Adventures on the Gorge. Packets can also be picked up the morning of the race between 7am-7:15am.
For more information on the New River Gorge Rim to Rim 10K, please visit Active SWV’s race information page.
Find frequently asked questions here: FAQs: 2021 NRG Rim to Rim 10K