signature events

Signature Events follow the recommended CDC and local guidelines for events during the Covid-19 pandemic.

SIGNATURE EVENTS 2022

Active Southern West Virginia Signature Events bring quality fundraising events to southern West Virginia. These fee based races raise funds for the free programs of Active SWV while providing more opportunity for family friendly and beginner racers.

Run the Summit - Innagural Event

April 9, 2022

Location: The Bechtel Summit Reserve, Fayette County WV

5K – 10K – Half Marathon – Kids Dash

Race Webpage
RunSignUp Registration

*Opens 1/19/22

Facebook Event Page

NEW RIVER GORGE RIM TO RIM 10K

The 2021 New River Gorge Rim to Rim 10K will be a running road race from one side of the New River Gorge National Park and Preserve to the other. 

Race Webpage
RunSignUp Registration
Facebook Event Page

New River Gorge Stand Up Paddle board Races

Beginner attainment race

Advanced downriver race

Youth sprint race

bridge day 5k run

October 15, 2022

Location: Fayetteville, WV

The Active SWV Bridge Day 5K RUN is a run only event across the New River Gorge Bridge. Racers must maintain a jogging pace for the first mile of this event. This event is hosted during the larger Bridge Day event requiring specific racer instructions and guidelines.

Registration RunSignUp
Facebook Event Page

Winter Wonderland Fun Run/Walk

December 5, 2021

Location: Fayette County Park

Walk or run as many laps as you like for one hour. This is not a timed race and there are not awards.

Ugly Sweater contest.

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Volunteers are always needed and are the key to a great event. Please contact our office if you would like to support these great opportunities (and have some fun)! Info@activeswv.com | (304) 254-8488