The 2017 FBI Jerry Dove Memorial 5K, a somewhat challenging out and back paved course, starts and finishes on Jerry Dove Drive inside the East Security Gate on the FBI’s CJIS Division Complex. The racecourse runs along Jerry Dove Drive toward the main CJIS facility where runners will loop around a portion of the parking area and return to the start/finish area. Walkers will line up behind the runners and begin at the same time. Miles of Smiles Timing Services will provide chip timing.
A water stop will be set up at approximately miles 1 and 2 on the course. A warm-up/spectator area will be set up near the start/finish line. Due to the location of the race, no one will be permitted on the course prior to the start of the race, and only race participants will be allowed on the course after the race begins.
Walkers are welcome. No bicycles, strollers, or roller blades will be permitted. Cameras are allowed only at the start and finish line area. No cameras are allowed on the course at any time. Children must not be left unattended at any time.
$25 Early Bird pre-registration, mail-in and online, until September 9th (guarantees shirt, and entries to win door prizes). Register online at RunSignUp.com/Race/WV/Clarksburg/FBIJerryDove5K.
Packet pick-up for pre-registered participants is on race day.
All packets must be picked up before 8:30 a.m. on race day. Packets will include the runner’s official race bib and disposable timing chip.
Anyone interested in registering after September 9th can do so for $28, on line or at the race Registration will be held on race day from 7:00 a.m.-8:30 a.m. at the Visitors' Center.
Commemorative cotton, long-sleeved T-shirts are guaranteed only to participants whose registration forms are postmarked on or before September 9th, thereafter, T-shirts will be provided to participants only while supplies last. You will be provided with the size of race shirt indicated on your form if you are pre-registered.
Refreshments will be given out immediately following the race. The race will be held rain or shine. No refunds will be given.
Awards will be presented to the overall top three male and overall top three female finishers. Also, the first three male and first three female finishers in the age categories indicated below will receive medals:
A Kids-K for children 10 & under (50 or 100 yard-dash depending on their age) will be held following the completion of the 5K (at approximately 10 a.m.). $10 Entry Fee. ALL children preregistered will receive a commemorative T-shirt and medal. Pre-registration is highly encouraged.