November 1, 2014

Our favorite running store, the Delaware Running Company, will return in 2015 to host our runner’s expo and offer co-branded running clothing at our May 9 pre-race expo. Also, a big thank you to AT&T who will again provide cinch bags for all runners, and Discover Bank who will provide an embroidered running hat for all runners. Michelob Ultra will again provide the 2015 pint glass for all runners and Aztec Printing will provide the “Memo From a Delaware Marathoner” memo pads. More swag is in the works, so check back to see the latest news. Also, a special thank you to Frank’s Wine who will again host a post race champagne garden at our event!

October 1, 2014

Save the Date postcards have been printed and are being mailed to all previous participants. If you did not receive your postcard, please email us. To register, you may print and mail our PDF Entry Form or register online.

September 15, 2014

Registration for the May 10, 2015 Delaware Marathon Running Festival is now open. You may print and mail our PDF Entry Form or register online. Thank you to all our sponsors:

Discover Bank – NEW Marathon Sponsor – Returning for their 4th Year.

Patterson Schwartz – NEW Half Marathon Sponsor – 1st Year

Christiana Care Health System – Health Care Sponsor – Returning for their 10th Year

Mid-Atlantic Dairy Association – 4P Relay Marathon Sponsor – Returning for their 6th Year

AT&T – 8P Relay Marathon Sponsor – Returning for their 3rd Year.

Freibott Law Firm – Supporting Sponsor – 2nd Year

Novo Nordisk – GYMM / Run 1,4 Fun! Sponsor – Returning for their 6th Year.

Highmark BCBS Delaware – GYMM / Run 1,4 Fun! Sponsor – Returning for their 4th Year.

ServiceMark – Supporting Sponsor – Returning for their 3rd Year.

Dick’s Sporting Goods – Supporting Sponsor – 2nd Year

Hopkins & Sons Moving – Supporting Sponsor – 2nd Year

September 1, 2014

Registration is now open for Delaware’s oldest and best run running festival! If you are considering our event, please watch our YouTube video to get a better understanding of why you should visit Delaware! Click HERE to register for the May 10, 2015 Delaware Marathon Running Festival. Please bookmark this page and visit often. Additional website updates will be taking place over the next few weeks. We look forward to seeing you on May 10, 2015.

August 1, 2014

We will work on sponsor, website, and registration updates this month with the anticipation of opening 2015 registration on or about September 1, 2014. We will announce our updates via email and Facebook.

May 30, 2014

Thank you for participating in the 2014 Delaware Marathon Running Festival You joined 631 marathoners; 1345 half marathoners, 187 4P relay teams (748 runners) and 60 8P relay teams (480 runners) for our 11th annual event. We are currently in the process of validating results, sorting through the unclaimed awards, and handling post event issues. If you are not showing up in the results or have other event questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

We had another exciting race as Kenyan, Titus Rotich, 35, set a new Delaware Marathon record in 2:21:37, the fastest marathon time ever run on Delaware soil while Martha Nelson, 33, of Washington, DC snuck in under the 3 hour mark with a 2:59:31 to capture the women’s race. In the Half Marathon, Dan Feeney, 23, of Wilmington, DE ran a 1:11:46 and Morgan Morrow, 22, of Bear DE ran a 1:23:38 while the Maryland based Uncles with Benefits team captured the Relay Marathon with a stunning 2:28:28 time.

May 15, 2014

2014 finisher certificates are now available to print.  Click HERE to print yours now!

Ken Shelton Photography is the official photographer of  the Delaware Marathon.  Click here for Ken Shelton Photography’s website.