Contact Information

Carl A. Kondrach is very actively involved in the running, walking, and racing communities. He is a runner and an avid race walker with over 300 races to his credit, including three marathons, over 2 dozen half-marathons, and three mini-triathlons. Two of his races that he directs, the Pumpkin Festival 5k Run & Walk and the Rails-to-Trails 5k Run/Walk/K9 Walk were recently voted the “#1 and #2 Favorite Races in the Ohio Valley” by the Ohio Valley Grand Prix Participants for the second consecutive year! He has also been voted “Race Director of the Year” by his fellow OVRW Club Members in 2010, 2012, and again in 2014. In 2013 he was awarded the “Community Service Award” by the Governor’s Office and the Barnesville Chamber of Commerce. He also has his hand in several other local races and organizations:

  • Founder, Barnesville Grand Prix Racing Series – Barnesville, OH
  • Director, Barnesville Park/Rotary Lake 5k Trail Walk & Run – Barnesville (March)
  • Director, Rails-to-Trails 5k Run/Walk/K9 Walk – Barnesville (June)
  • Director, Pumpkin Festival 5k Run & Walk – Barnesville (September)
  • Director, Santa’s Spirit Sprint (1-Mile Walk or Run) – Barnesville (December)
  • Assistant, The Barkcamp Race – Morristown, OH (October)
  • Co-Director, Bicentennial 5k Run/Walk – Woodsfield, OH (July)
  • Advisor, Color Me Au-some 5k Run/Walk – Wheeling, WV (June)
  • Vice-President, Ohio Valley Runners’/Walkers’ Club – Wheeling, WV
  • Member, Washington County Road Runners Club – Washington, PA
  • Member, River City Runners and Walkers Club – Parkersburg, WV
  • Member, Barnesville Area Rails to Trails Committee – Barnesville, OH
  • Member, Belmont County Trail Partners Association – St. Clairsville, OH
  • Member, Wheeling Heritage Trail Ambassadors – Wheeling, WV

If you have any questions regarding this race or any of the races/organizations listed above, please feel free to contact him:

Carl A. Kondrach
808 North Chestnut Street
Barnesville, OH 43713-1118
(740) 619-0070 / (740) 310-2117 
carlkondrach@yahoo.com
railstotrails5k.com
www.OVRunnersAndWalkers.org
www.facebook.com/barnesvillegrandprix